True or False - See what you know about this explore and what people were thinking back then.
Vocabulary - Put these Columbus Day words in alphabetical order.
Word Play - How many words can you make out of
the letters that spell Happy Columbus
Day? Write as many words as you can on
the lines below.
Reading Comprehension Worksheets:
Find the Americas - How do you think Columbus felt when he spotted land after his long
Word Find - Find the words from the Word Box in the puzzle.
The Ships - Name all the ships in the fleet and color them if you would like.
Unscramble and Write - Unscramble the words. Then use the words in a paragraph
that tells what Columbus Day is about.
Should We Celebrate It? - Take a
position on the topic and write a persuasive paragraph to support
your position. Use the back of the page if you need more space.
Sentence Writing - Draw a picture and then tell us what is going on in your mind.
Poem Writing - Write an acrostic poem about explorers. For each
letter, write words or phrases relating to Columbus
Day that begins with the letter on that line.
Discovery Journal - Imagine you sailed with Columbus in 1492. Write a
journal entry about what the trip was like.