These bundled readings and activities will help to engage your students with sports and history analogies!
**The link below is for all 20 sports-history analogy readings and activities, being sold now for a special discounted price!
These analogies come from a series of sports-history comparisons in Nick's store, comparing American sports figures to American historical figures.
The following is a list of the #16-20 sports-history analogies:
16 The Most Destined to Expand:
NBA’s International Expansion and Manifest Destiny
17 The Most Deranged: Mike Tyson and Edgar Allen Poe
18 Greatest Comebacks: 2004 ALCS and the Texas Revolution of 1836
19 The Most Famous Celebrities to Die in Battle: Pat Tillman and Davy Crockett
20 The Most Notable Careers that Ended Before Even Getting Started:
Len Bias and William Henry Harrison
Instructors will receive the following for each of the 5 readings:
1. 3-5 page reading comparing the historical and sports figures. (Note: These short readings each have full citations.)
2. Five critical-thinking questions
3. Teacher's answer key
4. It is suggested that teachers hold class discussions based on students' responses to the handout's questions.
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