Columbus Day Resources

Resource Type Title/Author Comments Check Out Again? Rating
Book/Library Things to Make and Do for Columbus Day; Gibbons, Gail Rudimentary explanation of Columbus' journey; simple preschooler-appropriate crafts ; parents will want to read first to prepare for the crafts X 4
Book/Library Let's Meet Christopher Columbus; Holidays & Heroes series; deRubertis, Barbara Nicely appropriate for preschoolers with a bit more details; emphasize Columbus' courage and persistence X 5
Book/Library Columbus Day: Celebrating a Famous Explorer; Landau, Elaine Beginning chapter book; good for read-aloud w/ pre-readers X 5
Book/Library Columbus Day; Fradin, Dennis Brindell A little more than beginning chapter book; good for read-aloud w/ pre-readers X 5

Ratings: 1= Excellent,2= Good, 3=Average, 4=Fair, 5=Poor

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