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. Butterfly House
Take a field trip to a butterfly house to see butterflies and other insects, just like Colton and his family.
2. Tarantula Exhibit
Take a field trip to a zoo or other exhibit that has tarantulas to understand how Colton must have felt when he first held Rosie the Spider.
3. Research CT Scans
What is a CT scan? How does it work? When was it invented? How important is it to the medical world today? What else did you learn about CT scans? Write...
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