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. Writer/Reader Contract
Write a sample contract based on the agreement between a writer and a reader that is discussed in the book.
2. Interview with a Major Character
Write out an interview with a "major character", including both the questions and his/her responses, based on the definition of a major character and the role in a narrative. Use the information in the book to help speculate the answers.
3. Crossword Puzzle
Using the techniques, definitions, and literary examples provided in the book, create a crossword...
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