by Kim A. Howe, M.S.
Adventure with a young sailor as he journeys to the New World with Christopher Columbus and his crew. Follow their dangerous journey as they struggle for survival on the high seas. Explore the elements of historical fiction, practice using quotation marks in dialogue, and identify and use similes.
This online unit is designed to be used in conjunction with the Early Explorers social studies unit but can also be used as a standalone literature unit.