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SPANISH: Día de la Hispanidad: Día de la Hispanidad

Resources and links in both Spanish and English to support Señora Newell-Robinson's students.

Resources in English

Christopher Columbus

"Christopher Columbus." Photos/Illustrations. Library of Congress. World History: The Modern Era. ABC-CLIO, 2015. Web. 20 Oct. 2015.

Books from the Library

¿Quién descubrió América? via

Information about Christopher Columbus, Columbus Day, and Día de la Hispanidad

"Instead of Columbus Day, Some Celebrate This" by Emanuella Grinberg, CNN, in Opposing Viewpoints

                                                           "Local Governments Get Rid of Columbus Day" by Adelle Whitefoot, Lake County News-Chronicle (Two Harbors, MN), in Opposing Viewpoints

                                                           "More Cities Celebrating 'Indigenous Peoples Day' as Effort to Abolish Columbus Day Grows" by Peter Holley, The Washington Post, in Opposing Viewpoints

"Christopher Columbus" biography, news, links, and multimedia resources from Biography in Context

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Celebration in Barcelona, Spain, courtesy of

"Catalonia." BlouinBeat. Blouin News, 5 Nov. 2013. Web. 17 Oct. 2015. <>.

Recursos en Español

Christopher Columbus Lands in the New World

"Christopher Columbus lands in the New World." Photos/Illustrations. Library of Congress. Modern Genocide: Understanding Causes and ConsequencesABC-CLIO, 2015. Web. 20 Oct. 2015.