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. Where is Ghana?
The author writes about her time in the nation of Ghana. Pinpoint Ghana on a map of Africa. Draw a map showing Ghana, the countries or bodies of water found at its borders, and some of the towns and cities located within its borders.
2. Civil Rights Movement
The Civil Rights Movement was in full swing when Maya Angelou lived in Ghana. Research this movement. Write a page describing some of the major goals, events, and changes that define the Civil Rights Movement...
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