Ask students to look in their local newspaper for an article that involves some aspect of the novel and bring it to class. They will present it in front of the class and explain why it relates to the novel.
Compare and Contrast
Students are to choose a character from the novel and compare this character to a contemporary celebrity. What do the character and celebrity have in common? How do they differ?
Students are to recreate any of the courtroom trials from the novel. What do they find absurd about the trial and the characters involved?
Draw a Character
Have students draw their interpretation of a character from the novel. Artistic ability is not important, but their drawings must reflect the type of costume worn by the character, whether the character is fat or thin, bald, prim or slovenly. What colors does the...
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