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. Mapping the Cities
Daniel's Story has several settings throughout the storyline. Daniel's family travels and they refer to places in Europe and Germany. Select one of these locations (Auschwitz, Lodz, Frankfurt, Dachau, Birkenau or Buchenwald) and create a detailed map on butcher paper. Use a red pen to show the places Daniel refers to in the story, and be sure to write a brief note of plot/character development that occurred there.Use the text to assist with the details. Ask the teacher or parent...
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