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. Learn about Lighthouses
Learn about lighthouses and their importance to the people on islands, as well as the way in which they protect sailors and their ships at sea.
2. Create a Collage
Create a collage of famous lighthouses just for fun. Which is the closest to you?
3. Draw a Sketch
Sketch the lighthouse on Nantucket as it is seen through Una's eyes.
4. Create a Crossword Puzzle
Create a crossword puzzle based on the people, places and things mentioned throughout the story.
5. Read Moby Dick
This section contains 567 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)