Mama Lola: A Vodou Priestess in Brooklyn Fun Activities

Karen McCarthy Brown
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Fun Activities

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. HIstory of Haiti

Research the history of this island nation and present your findings in a one-page paper.

2. Haitian Art

Visit an art museum to learn about Haitian art. Choose a piece to critique. Write a critique that contains a description, interpretation, and evaluation of the piece.

3. Your Own Art

Use the piece you studied in the museum as inspiration for your own work of art.

4. Haitian Music

Listen to examples of Haitian music. Write an essay comparing it to Western forms of music.

5. Haitian...

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