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. Casting the Movie for House Made of Dawn
Have students create the cast list they would choose for making the movie - House Made of Dawn.
2. The Poem of Abel
This book was actually supposed to be a series of poems by M. Scott Momaday, but instead it was turned into a narrative. Write the poem of Abel to see how the story might have shifted were it told in the poem construct.
3. Recreating the Cover of the Book
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