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. Political Debate
1. Divide the class into two and ask each group to devise a political party based on how they think they want to run the classroom. Base the two parties loosely on a free, democratic approach and a more dictatorial one. Once each group has developed their ideas, conduct a debate a debate between the two groups.
2. Design a board game
Design a board game based on Xavier's investigation and Charlie's flight to Switzerland.
3. Artist spotting
Divide the students into pairs. Ask them to...
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