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. 500 Words
Condense the book into 500 words.
Make a menu of the cheap and easy dishes Dave could cook for himself and his brother.
3. Add a chapter
Add a chapter to the book that explains what Dave has done since the book was published.
Write about a tragedy that has happened in your own life. How did it affect you?
5. Tourist Brochure
Write a tourist brochure for San Francisco.
Write an article, design a comic strip or take a photograph for Dave's magazine...
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