Write a play
Have students write a play focusing on the friendship between Ted and any of the men he meets during his research. Encourage students to be creative and to include things that might have happened, rather than adhering to the things Ted describes.
Plan a Crossing of the Rio Grande
Have students break into groups of two or three. With the information provided by the author, have each group come up with a plan for crossing the border into America. The plan should include contingencies for what they'll do (where to meet, etc.) if they're caught.
Create a Crossword
Using an online program, create a crossword puzzle for students to solve. The crossword could be used as a quiz.
Build a Diorama
Have students use a shoebox or box of similar size. Recreate a scene inside the box. Encourage the use of clay, paper or any...
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