I never thought I would ever use the words “lunar eclipse” and the name “Christopher Columbus” together in a sentence. I had no idea one had anything to do with the other. Don’t miss out on finding out how a lunar eclipse saved Christopher Columbus. Your kids will be super intrigued by it.
Christopher Columbus’ discovery (he wasn’t the first to discover it, but nonetheless) was significant as it introduced a new land to Europe. I can’t wait until you read about the connection between a lunar eclipse and Columbus. Your kids will be fascinated – I was also.
Your students will enjoy learning about the ways astronomy connects to fascinating stories in history, literature, folklore, archaeology, and the Bible.
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Jeannette is a wife, mother and homeschooling mom. She has been mightily, saved by grace and is grateful for God’s sovereignty throughout her life’s journey. She has a Bachelor in English Education and her MBA. Jeannette is bi-lingual and currently lives in the Tongan Islands of the South Pacific. She posts daily freebies for homeschoolers!