Columbus Day is commemorated on the 2nd Monday in October.
Columbus Day Teaching Ideas
Columbus Day Activities (K-5)
Arts and crafts, language activities, poetry, songs and fingerplays.
Columbus Day Printables and Crafts (Preschool-1)
Coloring pages, ship, telescope, sailor hats, and more.
Columbus Day Printables (K-5)
A handful of free Columbus Day printables.
Columbus Day Arts & Crafts (Preschool-K)
Art and craft projects for Columbus Day including a boat in a bottle, a telescope and more.
Columbus Day Songs (Preschool-2)
Columbus Day songs sung to familiar tunes.
Columbus Fill-in-the-Blank Activity (3-6)
Words can be filled in online, or the activity can be printed for use in your classroom.
Columbus Day History (All grades)
A brief history of Columbus Day and articles pertaining to Columbus Day and exploration.
Columbus Day Crafts & Activities
(Note: This site used to be free, but now requires a membership.) Some background information, along with printables and crafts for Columbus Day.