Howdy Pardner!Learn about the Wild West with this updated and revised skill-based activity book, Giddee Up! Round Up! Your class will lasso a herd of valuable skills when they participate in the lessons included in this book. Skills covered range from vocabulary development and creative writing, to sequencing and estimating...and much more! And, when Paul the Penguin Goes to Texas! he can be reproduced so he can also go home with your students in their very own booklet! This Wild West unit includes skill-building activities that feature cowboys and cowgirls, ropes, boots, cactuses, armadillos, jalapenos, rattlesnacks and a lot of cowboy hullabaloo! Your little pardners will be ridin' high after activities like Bad Bob (game), Chili Pepper (original poem and activities), facts about coyotes, wolves and more. Teaching objectives, materials needed and step-by-step instructions are included for each specific activity. Pictures and patterns are provided for each lesson in the appendix.