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. ABC Book
Create an ABC book about the novel. For each letter of the alphabet, choose a character, location, theme or object from the novel. Write a brief description and include an illustration. For example: A: Africa, the setting of the novel An Ice Cream War. The novel is centered around the lives of characters in Africa affected by World War I.
Create a dramatization of a scene from the book. Consider key people, places, events or dialogue. Costumes are encouraged.
3. Alternative Book Jacket...
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