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. Kansas Tourism
Research the travel and tourism information about a region of Kansas that you would like to visit and plan a week-long trip to the area to see the country where the homesteaders might have lived.
2. A Pioneer Meal
Do some research to learn what a typical Pioneer meal consisted of. If you have the appropriate facilities and products, create the meal in school. If not, assign a food item to students who are willing to prepare the food at home and share with...
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