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. A Win for Winnie
Choose a conflict between Winnie and Wen Fu and rewrite it so Winnie is a more assertive person and doesn't back down from her position. Let her win!
2. Character Charades
Working in teams of two, act out a character's identity without using any words.
Write a poem for Winnie from Jimmy's perspective when they reunite in Shanghai. Use any style you'd like.
4. Script Writing
Choose two characters and write a new scene for them. Share the script with another student...
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