Kindergarten Unit Three: Helping Kids Find Their Place in the World. Sarah Blascovich Brown Teacher on Assignment. Some things you’ll find in Unit Three. Misconceptions in Unit Three. Columbus discovered America. Columbus discovered that the world was round.
Helping Kids Find Their
Place in the World
Sarah Blascovich Brown
Teacher on Assignment
A Coyote Columbus Story, written by Thomas King – allegorical story of Coyote creating the world, with some interference from Columbus.
A Coyote Columbus Story, written by Mary Wade – probably on the shelf in your media center (Rookie Reader series).
In Their Own Words: Columbus, written by Peter & Connie Roop. Uses excerpts from Columbus’s journals to tell the story of his life – good for REFERNCE.
Rethinking Columbus, edited by Bill Bigelow and Bob Peterson – if you’re interested in learning more about what really happened in 1492, and after.