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. Dear Mr. Sides
Write Hampton Sides and tell him what you did or did not like about the book. Share a passage of your letter with the class.
2. Cabanatuan Raid
Read another book written about the Cabanatuan Raid and compare it with "Ghost Soldiers." Compare the books in a class discussion.
3. A Ranger at Cabanatuan
Imagine that you were a Ranger during the Cabanatuan Raid and write about your experiences. Share your passage with the class.
4. Map It
Use a black line map to locate...
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