Last week I blogged about a number of Columbus Day Resources. Here are a few more to add to that list:
SMART Exchange has some great, pre-made SMART Board files that you can download and use with your classroom activities for free. Some are complete with Response(formerly known as Senteo Interactive Response System - those little clicker-thingies) question sets already developed to help you assess students' learning and understanding of your Columbus lessons. Here are some search results by topic:
Many video clips are also available to help with these activities. Click these links to see resources available from The Biography Channel and The History Channel.
Galesburg teachers in grades 6-12 can access LEARN360 for even more.