Down These Mean Streets Fun Activities

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Divide into pairs and play a the street game of Dozens, where the aim is to insult each other.

School Reunion

Choose a character from the book, including Piri, and decide what that character would be knowing now in the lives. The aim of all the characters to get together and have a reunion.

New York Slang

Divide into pairs and construct a dialogue that uses New York slang.

Probation Board

Three students should be probation officers and one student should be Piri. The students playing Piri should present the reasons why he should be released from prison and the students playing the probation officers should decide if he deserves to be released.

Prison Routine

Decide how you would like to improve yourself in prison and, using the prison routine Piri outlines in the book, plan your time so you you can achieve it.

Plan Robbery


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