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You've Been Lied To: The REAL Christopher Columbus
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewLooking for resources that explore alternative perspectives of the Christopher Columbus story? Check out the images, videos, cartoons, primary source documents, and other texts in a packet designed to spark debate.
Columbus Reports on His First Voyage, 1493
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewWhat did Christopher Columbus have to say about his exploration of the Caribbean? Young historians have a chance to examine Columbus' own words about his voyage to Cuba and Santo Domingo. After reading Columbus' report, pupils respond to...
Clash of Cultures: Cortes Conquers Moctezuma and the Aztecs
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewFocus on the main idea of an informational reading article about the conflict between Aztec and European cultures, and the eventual collapse of the native Latin American cultures. After class members read the passage, they answer four...
Early Modern: Global Interactions
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe moment Christopher Columbus's ships touched the shores of a New World, the old world changed forever. But has it been for the better? High schoolers consider the effectiveness, benefits, and drawbacks of the Columbian Exchange with a...
History vs. Christopher Columbus
6 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Intrepid explorer or ruthless exploiter? This is the perfect video to accompany the observation of Columbus Day in your class, as well as in considering whether Christopher Columbus should or should not be credited with the discovery of...
Letter from Christopher Columbus to Luis de Sant Angel Announcing His Discovery (1493)
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
When Christopher Columbus landed, he found many things to comment on. Have your class read this letter that he wrote to Luis de Sant Angel in 1493. The text is split up into sections. Each section is paired with two to three...
Columbus, de Gama, and Zheng He! 15th Century Mariners
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learners discover the Age of Exploration by comparing and contrasting the explorations of Zheng He, Christopher Columbus, and Vasco da Gama in this engaging history episode. The narrator discusses who may be considered the greatest...
My First Biography: Christopher Columbus Storia Teaching Guide | Scholastic.com
K - 1st CCSS: Designed
Sail with Christopher Columbus on a biographical reading adventure. Young explorers learn about the life of Sir Columbus as they hone their comprehension skills through guiding questions, shared reading, and fluency practice. Included in...