Columbus Day Resources

Columbus Day

Lessons, Activities, and Other Resources Present a Range Of Opinions on Christopher Columbus

By Phil Nast, retired middle school teacher and freelance writer

Found in: Social Studies, Language Arts, Science

Columbus Day is celebrated in the United States, Spain, and many countries in Latin America. Whether Christopher Columbus is thought of positively or negatively depends on point-of-view. The following lessons, resources, activities, and videos present a range of opinions.


  Grades K-5
  Grades 6-8
  Grades 9-12