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.
Research transportation used in 1919. Find photos online or in magazines that show the Model T, motorcycles, bicycles and other modes of transportation from the time period. Create a collage that shows these different types of transportation.
2. Uncle Paul's Portrait
Draw a picture of Uncle Paul. Draw either an informal pose like Annie kept on her dresser or a more formal pose like Grandmother had on the mantel.
Find the lyrics to songs that Uncle Paul and his friends might have sung like "When...
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