To learn about the cultural changes, concerns, problems, and accomplishments of the Native Americans living in the United States.
1 class period
In this lesson, class members enjoy participating in three contests. Contest 1 is on page 21A. The other two are on pages 21B and 21C.
Each contest consists of a table with nine boxes containing information about Native Americans. Students must choose between two key words, names, or terms that best complete the sentence inside each box. The three boxes in the top row are worth 10 points each. The three boxes in the middle are worth 20 points each. The three boxes in the bottom row are worth 30 points each. A perfect score for is 180.
After each Contest, you can have the kids exchange papers. Then, announce the correct answers to determine scores.
Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.