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. Virtual Museum
Find a virtual museum that has online content and review the information provided about World War II.
In the form of a student's choice, students should write a poem based on the book, "Lost in Shangri-La." Students can write from a perspective of a person from the book or as a person of today looking back on the events during the time of the Gremlin Special crash. Students should share their poem aloud with the class.
3. Works of Zuckoff
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