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. Be a Reporter
Pretend to be a reporter writing a story on high school relationships. Write and answer interview questions for the couples in this book: Caitlin and Rogerson; Rina and Jeff; Corrina and Dave.
2. Love Poem
Write a love poem from Caitlin to Rogerson explaining her feelings for him before their abusive relationship begins. Include text evidence to describe the qualities that Caitlin finds attractive in Rogerson.
3. Letter Writing
Write a letter from Rogerson to Caitlin apologizing for his abusive behavior. In the letter...
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