Create a Map
Using the narrative as a guide, create a map of the town where Zach, Poppy, and Alice live and the town of East Liverpool, Ohio. Where do the children travel in East Liverpool?
China dolls figure into the novel as a central motif. Ask students to bring their own displays of China dolls or other figures from the novel and discuss them in class.
After completing Doll Bones, create your own cover for the novel, incorporating the characters, themes, and settings.
Write a letter from one character to another in the narrative. What would they write about?
Create a Quest
Create your own quest like the ones developed by Zach, Alice, and Poppy in their imaginary world. Who would be your favorite characters? Why?
Draw a Setting
Draw one of the descriptions of the setting in the text, or...
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