This activity is intended to allow students to write historical fiction through the perspective of a european explorer of their choice.
- Use as an overview of the lesson, so students know what they'll be expected to do at the end
This is meant to be a fun review with the incentive of making hot chocolate afterward. It's a great little activity to keep the students busy before winter break.
- dividing fractions (1/2 divided by 24) and (2 divided by 1/8)
Incorporates the new math TEKS and higher ordered thinking. As an incentive for finishing it, I make hot chocolate in a crock pot. They get a bit of a break after that. I also give them rainbow candy canes for giving the bonus question their best
1. The student will read the top half of their card outloud to the class and the student holding the card that answers the question will then read their card.
[Example: If the previous student read the card that asks, "Who has a tool for