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. This is a pre-reading activity to help the students acquire background for Night.
Divide students into groups of three or four. Give each group a topic regarding the Holocaust to research on the Internet. Assign students to find at least ten facts about their topic. They can write the information on notebook paper, then later transfer the information to poster-size paper. Display the posters and have each group present their information to the class. Some topics include:
--The Holocaust: who, what, where, when, and...
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