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. Crossword Puzzle
Create a crossword puzzle using names of people, places, or events mentioned in this book.
Split the class into two groups. Have each group make ten graduated Jeopardy questions for the first two chapters.
Categories will be People, Events, and Definitions. The groups will play Jeopardy.
3. What's in a name?
Take the last name of a person from the book and determine adjectives that describe that person using the letters of his last name. For instance, Washington might begin as W-worthy; A-articulate...
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