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. News Article
Ask students to look in their local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the novel and bring it to class. They will present it in front of the class and explain why it relates to the novel.
2. Mythology Research Paper
Give students the opportunity to research some of the mythological elements from the book, such as the Sheep Man, and write a brief paper discussing their origins and meanings.
3. Draw a Character
Have students draw their interpretation of a character...
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