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. Opposite List
At the beginning of Native Speaker, Lelia gives Henry a list of his flaws. Create your own list for Henry. Unlike with Lelia's list however, make it positive. Write down all of Henry's good qualities. Share your list with the class.
2. I Love New York!
Write a poem and dedicate it to New York City. Think of all of the things that makes the city as wonderful and distinctive as it is. Share your poem with the class.
3. A Trip to Europe
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