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. Plot Map
This book covers many places in the United States and even parts of Europe. Have the students create a map of sorts that follows the progression and travels of the characters.
2. Bean Business
Cal and Will go into business together during the war and make a great profit, but Adam is ashamed of the business model. Have the students prepare a defense for the side of this debate with which they agree.
3. Dear Abby
Tell the students to write a letter of advice...
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