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. Seventh Grade... Again!
Since Anne had such bad experiences in the seventh and eighth grades, let the students relive the experience for her by proving how fun it can be. Have them think back to their seventh grade year and come dressed as close to the styles they wore as possible. They should also bring in the music, games, movies, TV shows, etc. that were popular at the time and take the jinx off seventh grade!
2. Dear Diary
Have the students emulate Anne's commitment to...
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