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. My Bloody Life Soundtrack
Research the music of the 1970s and 1980s and create a CD which could be a background for Reymundo's life in Puerto Rico and Chicago.
2. Sanchez's Laptop
Imagine that you could have a conversation with Reymundo Sanchez's laptop. What do you think it would say? What questions would you ask?
3. Write a Poem or Song
Write a poem or song about some aspect of the novel.
4. Write a Movie Script
Write a movie script for an abridged version of the book...
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