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Celebrating Columbus Day at The Holiday Zone
Include history, printable worksheets and coloring pages, arts and crafts, poems, interactive puzzles, discussion topics, and language activities.
http://theholidayzone.com/columbus/

Columbus Day
Offers a history of the holiday along with printable crossword puzzles and word searches.
http://sunniebunniezz.com/holiday/columbus.htm

Columbus Day Activities and Games
Offers a variety of resources for the classroom teacher, including stories, poems, a skit, coloring pages, and craft ideas.
http://www.apples4theteacher.com/holidays/columbus-day/

Columbus Day-Holiday Insights
Information about Columbus Day with links to ecards, games, and fun.
http://holidayinsights.com/other/columbus.htm

Columbus and Other Great Explorers
Provides a short history of the man and the holiday which bears his name. Also includes information on other famous journeys and explorations. From Infoplease.com
http://www.infoplease.com/spot/columbusday1.html

Dia de la Raza
Offers historical facts and cultural information about this Latin American observance.
http://gosouthamerica.about.com/cs/southamerica/a/CulDiaRaza.htm

Da de la Raza
Article discusses Columbus Day in Costa Rica and explores how Columbus's discovery impacted the nation.
http://www.cocori.com/library/crinfo/columb.htm

Indigenous Peoples Day
Describes the event replacing Columbus Day in some parts of the United States and explains the rationale behind it.
http://www.red-coral.net/Pow.html

John's Word Search Puzzles: Columbus Day
Printable word search includes terms related to Columbus's life.
http://www.thepotters.com/puzzles/kids/columbus.html

Lesson Plan - Columbus Day
Lesson plan designed for use in the fourth or fifth grade classroom examines the Columbus Day holiday from a Native American perspective. From the College of Education at Utah State University.
http://teacherlink.ed.usu.edu/tlresources/units/Byrnes-celebrations/columbus.html

Today in History: October 12
History and images related to Columbus Day. From the Library of Congress.
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/today/oct12.html