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Christopher Columbus

Famous People
  • Int
  • 2 hours
  • 3

Columbus believed the earth was round, and that by sailing west he would find a quicker route to the East. He also believed the earth was smaller than it is, and had no idea that America existed.

Lesson Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • weaver
  • lad
  • support
  • royal
  • journey
  • court
  • exist
  • set foot in
  • claim
  • wreck
  • settlement
  • capture
  • native
  • in search of
  • admiral
  • wealthy
Grammar
  • nationalities