An example of the Columbus Timeline cards.

Key Stage 1
Christopher Columbus

Pack Your Bag 1492

In this activity your child will look at some of the equipment Columbus took with him on his voyage. They will consider why this equipment was necessary for the expedition.

Throughout our 5 Christopher Columbus topics your child will locate the destinations of explorer Christopher Columbus and create a timeline. Discover star navigation and design and build our own boat. Christopher Columbus contains 5 activities with accompanying activity sheets and videos. In addition, it covers the following key aspects of the National Curriculum in England: Art, Design & Technology, History and Geography.

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Activity Five - Pack Your Bag 1492

Activity 5
Pack Your Bag 1492

  • Columbus Timeline cards
  • Pack Your Bag 1492 activity sheet
  • Crayons
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Hi1/1.3 the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods

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Activity 1
Columbus Timeline

Activity One - Columbus Timeline

Activity 2
Design And Build A Boat

Activity Two - Design And Build A Boat

Activity 3
Navigation

Activity Three - Navigation

Activity 4
Columbus First Voyage

Activity Four - Mapping Columbus's First Voyage

Activity 5
Pack Your Bag 1492

Activity Five - Pack Your Bag 1492
Activity Five - Pack Your Bag 1492

Activity Five - Pack Your Bag 1492

Practical Resources:
  • Columbus Timeline cards
  • Pack Your Bag 1492 activity sheet
  • Crayons
  • Scissors
  • Glue
Relation to Curriculum in England:
  • Hi1/1.3 the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods
Downloads:

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