Working in teams of two, act out a character's identity without using any words.
Quiz your classmate
Create a quiz about the events in Heartburn and give to another student in the class to answer.
Do an internet search of the author, Nora Ephron. What is her background? What other books has she written? Where does she live? What other information can you discover about her? Share your research with the class.
Mix up 10 words from Heartburn--character names, settings, themes, central images--and give to another classmate to unscramble.
Using the title HEARTBURN, create an acrostic puzzle with words that define or describe the novel.
Fill in the Blank
Complete the following sentences with words or phrases that express your ideas about the characters, then exchange responses with classmates.
Rachel is the character most likely...
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