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. Travel Brochure.
Prepare a travel brochure using information from the internet to depict either the setting in Louisiana and share with the class, encouraging them to visit one of the settings. Be sure to include a few outstanding sites in each of the cities of Louisiana that is part of HEAVEN'S PRISONERS.
2. Character Description.
Write a physical, emotional, and relational description of two characters from the book. Add a portrait to go along with your written description. Suggested characters: Dave, Annie, Alafair, Dautrieve, Bubba, Claudette...
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