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. Time Line
Create a time line that traces the life of Eisenhower from when he was a young boy to his death. The time line should include his family, West Point, marriage, appointments in the army, wars, presidency and major events, such as summits. Students should then create a master time line to put on display in the class.
2. Crossword Puzzle
Students should create a crossword puzzle that has both across and down answers focusing on Eisenhower's life, other significant people in the book, such...
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