Monday, October 11, 2010

He Sailed the Ocean Blue!

Happy Columbus Day! Today is a perfect day to teach your children about Christopher Columbus. Although Columbus was not the first explorer to discover America (the Vikings actually came first!), he is credited with establishing the route between Europe and America. Did you know that Columbus was really looking for India when he discovered America? Would you like to learn more? Click here to find more fun facts about Christopher Columbus from the Social Studies For Kids website!

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