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. Design the battlefield of the Trojan War
This can be done with paper and markers, or can get very involved and include paper mache, popsicle sticks, and other creative materials. The goal is for the students to design the battlefield of the Trojan war, complete with a horse, people, ships and the walls of Troy. This is to get the students to imagine what it must have looked like when the war was being fought.
2. Pick your favorite character
Pick your favorite character from The...
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