We asked Students who is Christopher Columbus? These are their responses:
Christopher Columbus is the one who founded the United States. — Nolan Wells
I don’t know, I thought he was a famous clown. —Meleah Barlow
I have completely forgot!!! —Amelia Meinecke
A guy who did something. —Josh Wilkins
I think he is a person who found America. —Rebecca A
Christopher Columbus was the man who traveled and discovered America. —Stephanie Kraehemann
Christopher Columbus discovered the United States by mistake and thought it was India. That’s why the first people in the US are called Indians. —Connor Saldivar
In 1492, he sailed the ocean blue. Great guy. Not very good with directions though. — Garrett Enloe.
The guy who took the fame from the Vikings. —Micah Smith-Brady.
He sailed in 1492 looking for a trade route, while ending up finding the New World by accident. —Michael Duncan’
The one who “discovered “ America, third after the Vikings and Native Americans.
An explorer who killed and enslaved the native people. —Carson Watts
He sailed the ocean blue in 1492. He was looking for a sea route to the East Indes, but found the New World instead. —Joseph Hames