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. Action News
This activity has each student explore an event that takes place in the book. Students then adopt the roles of "broadcast journalists" and deliver reports.
2. Dots and Boxes
This activity is drawn from a paper game and expanded onto an empty grid of dots equally spaced on the front board. Teams respond in sequence to questions related to "A Time to Kill." When correct, they draw a line between two dots horizontally or vertically. When completing a square, they mark it and take...
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