Cristobal Colón Biografía - Biography of Christopher Columbus

This 2-page Spanish biography is on the life of Christopher Columbus. It includes some information about his childhood, early sailings, life in Portugal and marriage. It goes on to discuss his relationship with the kings of Spain and his various voyages to the New World.

This reading includes a full glossary of new vocabulary and seven reading comprehension questions.

Vocabulary includes:

el aprendizaje
el puerto de envío
los fondos
el lejano oriente
el marinero
la ruta de vela
el respaldo financiero
el apoyo
el descubrimiento
la tripulación
la riqueza
el catolicismo



(10% off)

Save for later
  • Cristo-bal-Colo-n.pdf

About this resource


Created: Apr 17, 2018

Updated: Dec 29, 2018


pdf, 569 KB


Report a problem

Tes Paid Licence

How can I re-use this?