I already knew all this, but I hear other people saying uninformed things about him all the time. I'm going to pin part of the full article and maybe a few people will catch on...
Free Christopher Columbus facts, printables, resources, and more!
Welcome to Room 36!: Christopher Columbus
Facts on Christopher Columbus for kids http://firstchildhoodeducation.blogspot.com/2013/10/facts-on-christopher-columbus-for-kids.html
Christopher Columbus Discovering America Story. 3rd grade
10 Crazy Facts about Christopher Columbus - Happy Columbus Day - http://mindtomind.com/10-crazy-facts-christopher-columbus-happy-columbus-day/
Cute Columbus Day art project. Trace around the hand for the ship! For more pins like this visit: http://pinterest.com/kindkids/social-studies-charlotte-s-clips/
Vintagecartoon - Christopher Columbus
Learn more about Christopher Columbus with this no-prep nonfiction flip book. It includes text features; a timeline, captions, and fun facts. Dotted lines and staple marks are provided so students can complete it themselves. ($) #columbusday
Christopher Columbus Maps: Voyages of Columbus