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. Cartoon Interpretation
Rewrite one of the following chapters in cartoon style, using separate panels for each new action and bubbles for dialogue:
2. Diorama of the Apartment
Use various materials to build a diorama of the main room of the apartment. Review the text to determine the position of the various objects. Remember to include the stove, the lambrequin, the curtains, the table and chairs, and other objects mentioned. You may also include characters, if you so desire.
3. Character Sketch
This section contains 1,108 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)