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. Write a description of your childhood neighborhood
Make sure to include details that set your neighborhood apart from others and why it is so special to you.
2. Bring in a record of your family history to share with the class
If a generation in your family has a particularly fascinating story that you'd like to share, print off the story and be prepared to read it to the class. You may want to bring in pictures, special pieces or a story from their history.
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