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. Write a Song by Dr. P
Write lyrics to a song that signifies the struggle of Dr. P constantly losing his memory. Imagine he were writing it in a particularly lucid moment and that so long as he was writing lyrics his mind would not 'reset' and have him forget everything he was writing. Read the lyrics (or perform them on the instrument of your choice) to the class.
2. Collage about Jimmie G.
Jimmie G. is stuck in 1945 but is really in 1975. Have students make...
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