The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.
1. Recreating the Cover of the Book
Have students create a new cover for the book "A Nation Under Our Feet."
2. What Does the Internet Say about the Emancipation Proclamation?
Have students do some research to find out what the Internet has to say about slavery and its supposed ending.
3. The Civil Rights Movement.
Have students create a timeline of major events during the Civil Rights Movement of modern times.
4. Creating Your Own Political Organization
Have students come up with a group that might be able...
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