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. Watch Scenes from the Film
Get a copy of ON THE BEACH starring Gregory Peck, Ava Gardner, Fred Astaire, and Anthony Perkins. Watch a few scenes to see how Hollywood can destroy a perfectly good novel.
2. Invite an Expert
This may not be much fun but will surely be informative if an expert on radiation sickness comes to explain it to the class.
3. Ferrari Illustrations
Look for pictures of Ferrari race cars in the 1950s to make copies and display in class.
4. Show and Tell...
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