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. Tools for the Wild
Examine tools that would be useful in the woods.
2. Take the Controls
Act out taking over an airplane.
3. Draw a Scene
Draw your favorite scene from the book.
4. North Woods Residents
Make a collage of animals that might have been found in the North Woods.
5. Brian's Crossword Puzzle
Create a crossword puzzle based on the story.
6. Go Berry Picking
Collect several types of berries and sample each.
7. Bow and Arrow Skills
Practice using a bow and arrow.
8. Name That Tree
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