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. Hat Day.
Have everyone wear on their head what they would wear if they were in Bluish's situation.
2. Wheelchair Day.
Bring a wheelchair to class and have students spend 30 minutes in the chair trying to do normal activities.
3. Drawings of Characters
Draw or find magazine pictures that represent your idea of the following characters: Bluish, Dreenie, Tuli, Willie, Dreenie's mother, Mrs. Baker, Max and Bluish's mother.
4. Book Review
Write a book review of "Bluish" for the New York Times book section.
5. Cover Art
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