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. Draw the narrator.
Ask the students to draw how they imagine the narrator of the book to look at the end of the novel.
2. Write a haiku.
Ask the students to write haikus that summarize the book for them.
3. Word association.
With a partner, say a word or name that relates to the book, for example a character, and see how many words you can associate with that word. The first person to pause loses the game. When you have finished one word, start another...
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