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. Your Own Band
Make your star band. You don't have to make up any songs, but choose a name and an image for yourself. What kind of clothes would you wear? What attitudes would you want to express?
Choose songs you would put on a soundtrack that could accompany the story. At what point would you play the songs?
3. Board Game
Make a board game based around the Garden of Death.
Write a haiku which you think summarizes the book.
5. Dating Game
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