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 Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
Create a presentation showing imagery of the Kolyma labor camps.
2. Written By:
Read another survivor's story about their time in Kolyma.
3. Now Showing
Watch the movie "Kolyma" directed by Mikhail Mikheev.
4. Dear Diary
Create a diary that travels with you along your reading journey of "Kolyma Tales."
Create a new cover for the text. Be sure to use something that you remember from the text itself. Focus on what moved you, concerned you, or engaged you the...
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