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. Draw a Setting
Have students recreate one of the settings described in Dagon and Other Macabre Tales. Students may choose to do a drawing, model, painting, etc.
2. News Article
Ask students to look in their local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the stories and bring it to class. They will present it in front of the class and explain why it relates to the stories.
3. Draw a Character
Have students draw their interpretation of a character from the stories. Artistic ability...
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