Written by Deloris Jordan & Roslyn M. Jordan and illustrated by Kadir Nelson
In the book Salt in His Shoes, we learned about how Michael Jordan felt worried about playing basketball with his brothers and self-conscious about his height. Even though he could have given up, he decided to practice and practice. He still was shorter than his brothers and the kids they played against, but with all that practice, it didn’t matter! He shot the winning basket for his team! In this activity, we will create our own problem-solving basket and throw our solutions into the basket.
45 minutes (for staff: 5-minute pre-activity setup, 15-minute prep)