miércoles, 7 de octubre de 2015

Learning about Christopher Columbus

    Learn about Christopher Columbus and his explorations with this video. Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492 to discover a western route to Asia, but discovered the Americas by mistake. The United States now celebrates Columbus day each year in honor of the discovery of the Americas.

Answer the following questions from the video:

1. Where was Columbus born?
2. When was he born?
3. Who paid for his exploration?
4. Can you name the three ships?
5. When did the crew members see land? What island was it?
6. What was Columbus named?
7. What do Spanish people celebrate on the 12th October?