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. Costume Parade
In the novel, several characters dress differently from one another, reflecting traditional African garb, European garb and emerging Nigerian fashion. Get together with your classmates and plan a costume parade featuring examples of these differing fashions.
2. Story Telling
From the novel, it is clear that story telling is an important aspect of Nigerian culture. Assume the role of Isaac and role-play a scene in which Isaac tells his future grandchildren the story of Uncle Obi's downfall.
3. Nigerian Comic Strip
Pretend that you are...
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