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. I spy
Create a picture that relates to the setting of the novel. Within the picture, draw hidden images or symbols that relate to the novel. Write down the images that your classmates are to find within your picture.
Create a profile that Dexter could use on a dating website much like match.com.
Sketch an outfit that Deborah would have worn on her night assignments.
4. Extra! Extra!
Design a newspaper front page article that details and depicts the Tamiami Trail Killer...
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