Pretend that you are a journalist living under apartheid and write an article presenting some of the historical facts or a specific event with the class. Students should discuss the significance of the event and share the article with the class.
Create a collage with the photos of South Africa, including major cities, clothing, food, people and other aspects of life in South Africa. Students should put their collage on display for the class.
Quote of the Day
Choose 2-3 quotes which have significance to you from the "Age of Iron" and compile a list as a class. Students should choose a quote to discuss each day and examine the importance and the meaning of the quote.
Works of Coetzee
Read excerpts from another book written by J.M. Coetzee and compare it to the style and topic of "Age of Iron". Students should share the...
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