Paring Down One's Life
Have students make up a list of the things they don't really need to own. How long is the list?
What Do You Want Now?
The book talks about how people who have a lot often want more. Have students create a list of the things they want to buy or to own now.
A New Cover for This Book
Have students design a simpler cover for this book, keeping in mind the tone of the book and its content.
A Simple Pamphlet
Using the ideas in the book, have students create a pamphlet that will tell a reader the same ideas, but be quicker to read.
Choose One Person's Advice to Follow
Have each student choose one person from the book and then follow their advice for a day. What do the students experience?
Where to Get Rid of Items
Instruct students to...
This section contains 559 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)