Columbus Day Bingo Cards

Location bingo card Columbus Day is a U.S. holiday, held on the second Monday of October, which commemorates the discovery of the New World by Christopher Columbus in 1492.

These Columbus Day bingo cards have words associated with columbus day instead of the ordinary bingo numbers. The word list includes words like Atlantic, Christopher, Columbus, Discovery and Explorer that makes the bingo game a perfect Columbus Day classroom activity.

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Columbus Day Bingo Cards - Word List

Atlantic Christopher Columbus Discovery Explorer Ferdinand
Gold Holiday Indies Isabella King Navigate
New World Nina Ocean Pinta Queen Sail
Sailors Santa Maria Scurvy Ships Spain Spices

Columbus Day Bingo Cards - Useful Links

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6 columbus day bingo cards + bingo call list (Pdf)
Free columbus day bingo cards
Full columbus day bingo call list (text format)
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Columbus Day bingo cards - customizable bingo template *
Columbus Day bingo cards - Template
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How to Play Columbus Day Bingo

  1. Print out your columbus day bingo cards or other pre-made bingo cards using the The Bingo Maker or from the free columbus day bingo cards file (Pdf format), the bingo call list of all bingo items is included.
  2. Cut the bingo list to items and place them in a hat or a box (optional).
  3. Cut the columbus day bingo cards and hand out a bingo card to each participant.
  4. Draw the bingo items from the hat or box one at a time, reading the word out loud. Each participant needs to find the word on their card and mark it.
  5. Draw out all bingo items until someone fills in a row (vertically, horizontally or diagonally) and yells "BINGO!" Read More

Last but not least don't forget the prizes as everyone appreciates the little prize at the end.

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