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. Sailing down the river
Create a model of the dahabeeya that includes details found in the story.
2. Map of Egypt
Using an older map of Egypt, find the places Amelia and Evelyn travel to in the country. How many of them actually exist?
3. The pavement
Based on Amelia's descriptions and what you can find about the pavement, draw and/or paint a pavement like the one Amelia works on.
Find a scene in which the mummy interacts with one of the characters and act...
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