The 2020 Caldecott Medal and Newbery Honor winner The Undefeated is a book based on the poem by Kwame Alexander and illustrated by Kadir Nelson. A book is an ode to black Americans and the trials and struggles they have fought to become the people they are today and the battles they have fought to help shape America. A book based on the idea that Black Lives Matter and an honour to the men, women and children who fought so hard to make this point heard.
Activities for this book include researching one of the famous black Americans mentioned in the book, making a poster – All Lives Matter, a comprehension on slavery, a find a word of famous people mentioned in the story and a poem on human rights for all people.
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The games below are advertisement free and will open in a new window. They can be played by children online as many times as they like. The Match Up Memory Card Game will allow children to improve their memory while the Maze Game lets them develop strategy and problem solving skills while having fun. These games will also build children's attention, concentration and focus, visual recognition and short-term memory. Enjoy.