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. Ganesha Illustrations
Find and copy illustrations of Ganesha and bring to class for decoration.
2. Movie Idea
Watch segments of the movie, A Passage to India, to get an idea about British-Indian relationships during the colonial period.
3. Sample Spices
Bring to class samples of the spices mentioned in the novel.
4. Das Boot
Watch a segment of the movie, Das Boot, to see the operation of a German U-boat.
5. See a Sari
Have someone come in to model an Indian sari.
6. Indian Prisons
Bring reports and/or...
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