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. Aging Sketch
Draw a sketch of what Lee and/or Hancock look like the first time the reader "sees" each in the novel and the last time the reader "sees" each in the novel.
2. Book Jacket Sketch
Create a new book jacket for "Gods and Generals," making sure to incorporate at least 3 symbolic items and/or events from the text on the front cover.
3. Character Sketch
Draw a sketch of a key character from "Gods and Generals." It can be just of their face, or...
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