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. Create Writing Fragment.
Create an "ancient" parchment that includes fragments of writing that may have been discovered by Michelin or Bunliffe.
2. Visit a Science Lab.
Carson spent a great deal of time in a lab to study the hump productivity of the camel. Visit a science lab to watch an experiment in progress.
3. Write a Short Story.
Write a short story from Harriet's point of view. Choose a period during or after the discovery of the motel.
4. Design a Motel.
Design your own motel. Would...
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