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. A Picture's Worth a Thousand Words, Part One.
Using your imagination, create an image of Alvin Miller Jr, from any point in the story.
2. A Brief History of Weapons
Create a small booklet about different weapons that have been used in North America, both between Caucasian people and Native people.
3. Living in Harmony
Discuss different ways that Caucasian society has begun to move towards a more harmonious life with nature.
4. Alvin's Journey
Draw and create a map that shows Alvin's journeys with Ta-Kumsaw.
5. Measure's Journey...
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