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Activity 1: Story - King of the Birds
Activity time: 10 minutes
Materials for Activity
- A copy of the story, "King of the Birds"
Preparation for Activity
- Prepare to read or tell the story.
Description of Activity
Read or tell the story. Invite participants to respond to the exercise of power by different contestants vying to be named "king." Ask:
- In what ways is the contest in the story inherently unfair?
- Did Warbler cheat?
- What skills did each bird offer as a leader and how did each exercise power?