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. Progressive story
Following the chapter which Tony makes his First Communion on Easter, have the first row of student take a piece of paper and write the header: "For Easter, I will....". The first student writes only one line and then folds the paper over and passes it back to the next student in his/her row only telling him/her the last word of the line. The 2nd row of students will use that word to start the next line in the story. The...
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