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.
Write three monologues. The first monologue should examine a person going through a manic episode, the second monologue should examine a person going through a depressive episode and the final monologue should examine a normal state of mind.
2. 500 Words
Condense the book into 500 words.
Write Kay Jamison's biography.
Write a poem about the death drenched images Jamison says she sees during a depressive episode.
Write a list of words, including slang words, used to describe mental illness. Next to each one...
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