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. Book Cover
Design a new book cover which depicts the novel in an interesting and creative way.
2. Character Trading Cards
Assign each student in the class a character (or two) with a significant role in the novel. In the format of a baseball trading card, each student should create an artistic depiction of the character to go on the front of the card and gather vital information about the characters role, family, beliefs, etc. to go on the back of the card. Photocopy (or otherwise...
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