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. Addiction Counselor Visitor
Have a counselor who works with people to overcome addictions come to class and give a short presentation on how they help people like Candy and the narrator. Have the students prepare for this by preparing some intelligent questions to ask them.
2. DARE Lesson
Have the students help a DARE officer talk to the elementary students that are learning about how to prevent themselves from getting into the drugs.
3. Prevention Ad
Have the students create an advertisement of some sort that would...
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