The World Turned Upside Down: Indian Voices from Early America Fun Activities

Colin G. Calloway
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Fun Activities

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. News Article

Ask students to look in their local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the text and bring it to class. They will present it in front of the class and explain why it relates to the text or persons.

2. Film

Give students an opportunity to research films which deal with the subjects from the book. Students may watch a film in class and write a paper discussing the film's relationship to the book.

3. Draw a Person from the Narrative

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