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. Bronco Announcers
In this activity the students take turns before the class as though they were an announcer at a large rodeo. Each student is to introduce a rider and announce the ride as if it were actually taking place.
2. Selecting A Name
The Ute Indians in "When the Legends Die" select their own names as they grow up. Tom Black Bull selected Bear's Brother because he encountered a she-bear, but neither had any fear. Further, he later shared part of his venison with her...
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