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 Royal Love Sonnet
Write a poem expressing Royal Porcupine's love for Joan. Feel free to use both his tender and scary personas.
2. Character Charades
Create teams of three people each and take turns acting out a character without using any words. Have the other teams try and guess who you are.
3. Arthur & His Causes
Bring in a magazine or newspaper article about a modern day cause you think Arthur would be interested in getting involved in. Share your cause with the class and explain...
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