Through this simulation your students can get an idea of what it was really like to defend the Alamo. Students will decide how to use their soldiers and supplies to ensure that they can survive the Alamo for at least the 13 days that the real Alamo defenders held down the fort (pun intended)!
When you purchase the simulation package you will receive:
-Detailed description of cross-curricular skills and how they are used
-Objectives (In both Teacher and Kid-Friendly Language)
-List of Materials
-Mini-Lesson options on the Battle of the Alamo (to pre-teach/introduce topic)
-Thorough and precise lesson plan broken down into timed sections for better planning and time management
-Instructions on how to set-up the simulation
-Rules of Simulation game play
-Detailed description of Simulation game play
-Simplified (step-by-step) description of Simulation game play
-Assessment Options (both formative and summative...AND THEY'RE NOT QUIZZES!)
-Classroom safety and Management Tips specific to the simulation
EVERYTHING IS DONE FOR YOU! TEACH STREE-FREE KNOWING YOUR STUDENTS WILL LEARN AT A HIGHER LEVEL!
"This was my favorite game we played all year! I wish we could play more often."
- 7th grade student, Tyler ISD
"I really liked how everything was up to us as a group. It really helped me understand the difficult decision that had to be made."
-7th grade student, Tyler ISD