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. Create an Advertisement for Flying Lessons
Have students create a mock brochure or flyer that would advertise Jonathan's flying lessons. What might the price be? What might the sales pitch be?
2. Learning about Gulls
Have students each do some research on sea gulls and come up with at least 10 facts they can share with the class - the more obscure the better.
3. Listen to the Band
Yes, there is a band from the 1980s called "Flock of Seagulls." Have students listen to their one hit...
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