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. Book Review
Write a book review for "Bloods."
2. Dog Tags
Make a set of dog tags like men in the service wear for identification.
3. Apocalypse Now
Watch the movie "Apocalypse Now."
4. Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Research the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and prepare a written or oral report about what you learn.
Many abbreviations, acronyms, and nicknames are used in the book. Create a glossary to show what some of these terms mean.
6. Guess Who's Coming Home
Listen to the audio CD, "Guess Who's Coming Home...
This section contains 438 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)