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. Revolutionary War
Research an aspect of the Revolutionary War, and present it to the class in a five-minute presentation.
2. Colonial America
What was life like in Colonial America? Research an aspect of colonial life and present it to the class in a five-minute presentation.
3. Historic Williamsburg
Use the Historic Williamsburg web site to learn about life in Colonial America. Write a short essay about what you learn from this museum's online website.
4. HIstory Museum
Visit a local history museum to learn about life in America...
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