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.
Brainstorm 25 to 30 words that deal with the book and write them on the board (these may be character names, locations, symbols, etc). Create a BINGO card with 9 squares with the middle square being the free space. Have students write eight of the words from the board into each of the squares on their sheet. Give them a handful of markers. Randomly call off words from the board. When a student has filled in a vertical, horizontal, or diagonal row, he/she should call out...
This section contains 650 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)