The 20 enjoyable, interactive classroom activities that are included will help your students understand the text in amusing ways. Fun Classroom Activities include group projects, games, critical thinking activities, brainstorming sessions, writing poems, drawing or sketching, and more that will allow your students to interact with each other, be creative, and ultimately grasp key concepts from the text by "doing" rather than simply studying.
1. Indian Wedding
Find an image of a traditional Indian wedding that you believe could represent the wedding of either Dina and Rustom or Nusswan and Ruby. Bring the image to class and give a five minute presentation on the image.
2. Traditional Dress
Come to class wearing an outfit that you believe to be representative of the clothing that might have been worn by one or more of the characters in the novel.
3. Money Conversion
Come to class with an explanation of the conversion of dollars...
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