The Hacker is claiming that his family started a tradition of a Night Chant Ceremony, but the Learning League knows he stole this from a Native American tribe! This cannot stand! But in order to figure out which tribe this ritual belongs to, the League will need your help. Fortunately, there are clues that will lead you to discover which tribe it is when you answer reading problems. This Reading Adventure will keep your classroom explorers engaged and working hard on English skills, while learning some social studies!
Included in this Reading Adventure:
-5 Tribe Fact Posters
-5 Native American History Posters
-5 Google Slides with a total of 40 reading problems
--------------->Blackfoot: Inferences about Events
--------------->Cherokee: Author’s Purpose- Mixed Media
--------------->Navajo: Reading Dictionary Definitions
-Copy of 5 Google Slides for customization
-QR Code Posters
-Task Cards Option
Three tracks for this activity:
1. Use mystery booklet and QR codes to access Google Slides in order to get to reading problems.
OR 2. Print task cards with reading problems.
OR 3. Go entirely digital with Slides.
COMMON CORE STANDARDS:
L3.4D, L3.5, RL4.1, CCRA.R.6
3.2A, 3.10, 3.10D, 3.24G
This activity is low prep (just print booklets for each student, 5 posters, and 5 QR codes), and it takes the speediest students about an hour to finish. The average student takes about 45-90 minutes to complete.
Make these problems more accessible or more challenging for your classroom by making your own Google Slides copy.
AWESOME PRODUCT FOR NOVEMBER:
These skills are best practiced sometime around American Indian Heritage Day, which is celebrated annually on November 29th.
UPDATED WITH 100% DIGITAL OPTION:
Great for online and paperless classrooms, as well as classes with 1:1 laptops! Watch this video to see how it works. (If you're 1:1 with iPads, the original way works best.)
GREAT FOR SUB PLANS!!
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December Learning League Adventure BundleJanuary Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
February Learning League Adventure Bundle (COMING SOON)
These same resources also made for 4th and 5th graders!
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