Columbus' Mistake (Exploring America, 1492): An Easy-to-Read American History Play

Students at every reading level often complain that learning about history is dull and boring and adds no meaning to their own lives. Use this mini-play about Columbus' expedition to America to prove them wrong! See Full Product Description.

Number of pages: 7 Subject: Early Exploration and Settlements, Fluency through Plays Grade: 4 - 8 Theme: Columbus Day, Autumn Themes, October Type: Plays and Reader's Theater Author: Sarah J. Glasscock File Size: 152 KB
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Teaching Tips

Begin by reading the cast of characters and their descriptions aloud to familiarize students with the way each name is pronounced. Encourage everyone to participate; don’t let race, ethnicity, or gender determine which student plays a role.