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. Compare Your Life to a Character's Life
Compare your life to the life of one of the characters in the novel.
2. Map It
Use a blackline map to show Kin and Yance's travels.
3. Read a Sackett Book
Read another book about the Sacketts written by Louis L'Amour.
Research slavery in the 1600s and prepare an oral or written report discussing what you learn.
5. Locations of Indian Tribes
Research Indian tribes in the 1600s and create a poster that shows where various tribes were located...
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