This comprehensive packet is designed to be used as an introduction to The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian. The assignment takes 2-3 blocks (research, creation, presentation).
In groups, students will research their assigned topic using guiding questions and reliable websites. Answers are provided for the teacher.
The group must use the research to create a presentation for the class that includes the information, images, and an audio clip.
To enhance the presentation, the group must also create a hands-on activity. Suggestions for activities are listed in the packet.
A rubric for teachers to use as an assessment is provided as well as a self-reflection for each group member.