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. Commedia Dell'Arte
Students will create paper mache masks based on their favorite, or most inspiring character. Have students create the masks in commedia dell'arte style.
2. Suzanne's Symbolic Wreath
Create Suzanne's wreath. Use flowers. Try to express the meaning of the wreath; that love is more powerful than desire.
3. The Biography of Pierre-Augustin de Beaumarchais
Research the author of THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO, Pierre-Augustin de Beaumarchais, and present an author biography to the class.
4. Act Out
Select an act to perform live! Gather up fellow students...
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