Christopher Columbus By Ryan S. 2/5/2009 Las Flores Elementary Research Report
Early Life <ul><li>Christopher Columbus was born in 1451 in Genoa, Italy.  </li></ul><ul><li>He was the oldest of five chi...
Previous Experience <ul><li>Christopher Columbus rarely went to school. </li></ul><ul><li>Christopher Columbus set sail at...
Exploration <ul><li>On Christopher Columbus first journey he found and named the island of San Salvador. </li></ul><ul><li...
Results <ul><li>On Christopher Columbus’s first journey he was looking for a sea route to Asia but, he found and named the...
Conclusion <ul><li>Christopher Columbus died on May 20, 1506 at the age of 54. </li></ul><ul><li>He died in bed with bad a...
Bibliography <ul><li>Http://www.garden of praise . com/ibdcolumn </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.columbusnavigation.com/v1.sh...
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  1. 1. Christopher Columbus By Ryan S. 2/5/2009 Las Flores Elementary Research Report
  2. 2. Early Life <ul><li>Christopher Columbus was born in 1451 in Genoa, Italy. </li></ul><ul><li>He was the oldest of five children. </li></ul><ul><li>He didn’t go to school very much so he didn’t know how to read or write. </li></ul><ul><li>His father was a wool weaver </li></ul><ul><li>He helped his father with his weavings. </li></ul><ul><li>Taught himself how to speak Latin </li></ul>.
  3. 3. Previous Experience <ul><li>Christopher Columbus rarely went to school. </li></ul><ul><li>Christopher Columbus set sail at the age of 15. </li></ul><ul><li>Christopher Columbus helped his father with his weavings when he was a kid. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Exploration <ul><li>On Christopher Columbus first journey he found and named the island of San Salvador. </li></ul><ul><li>He also got to Cuba. </li></ul><ul><li>One of the problems he encountered was when he was looking for a root to Asia he arrived in a island in the Bahamas. </li></ul><ul><li>And another problem he encountered was when he was looking for a route to china he ended up in Cuba. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Results <ul><li>On Christopher Columbus’s first journey he was looking for a sea route to Asia but, he found and named the island of San Salvador. Spotted on October 11,1492 </li></ul><ul><li>On his second journey he spotted the island of Dominica at dawn and shortly after named Guadeloupe. </li></ul><ul><li>Arrives at Trinidad July 31. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Conclusion <ul><li>Christopher Columbus died on May 20, 1506 at the age of 54. </li></ul><ul><li>He died in bed with bad arthritis </li></ul><ul><li>The cause of his death was Reiters Syndrome, a rare tropical disease. </li></ul><ul><li>Christopher Columbus died in Valladolid. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Bibliography <ul><li>Http://www.garden of praise . com/ibdcolumn </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.columbusnavigation.com/v1.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.ibiblio.org/expo/1492.exhibit/columbus.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://library.thinkquest.org/J002678.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.cdli.ca/CITE/excolumbus.htm </li></ul>

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