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 a Map
Based on the descriptions and information given in the book, create a map of the Congo and surrounding area. Compare this map with an actual map. What is different? What is similar?
2. Facebook Page
Create a Facebook page (on paper) with at least 10 status updates for King Leopold. What would he be a "fan" of? What are some of the games he might play? What is the information he might put on his profile?
3. Crossword Puzzle
Create a crossword puzzle that uses...
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