Monday, October 13, 2014

LearningChocolate: U.S. Citizenship 4: The Columbian Exchange

Columbus Day is a US federal holiday that is celebrated on the second Monday of October.

Columbus Day remembers Christopher Columbus' arrival to the Americas on October 12, 1492.

The Columbian Exchange was a widespread exchange of crops and animals between the people of Europe, Africa, and Asia and the people of North and South America.

Dig deeper into Columbus Day with vocabulary activities from and uscitizenpod.

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