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. Character sketches
Students choose one character and write a detailed character sketch.
Students list all the characters on a piece of paper. Since the characters represent some virtue of concept, students list next to the names what each character represents.
There are a number of potential matches. Based on the characters personalities, students play match maker and match each male with a female characters that seems appropriate.
4. Act it Out
Divide the class into groups. Each group selects a scene and acts it...
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