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. Interpret the Laws of Nature
Think about what would happen if certain "laws of nature" did not exist. In Chesterton's example, when if the fallen apple did not hit the ground? Use your creativity to draw, paint or sculpt an interpretation.
2. Star Gazing
Print out color maps of the galaxy, focusing on specific stars or planets if you wish. Think about them from the point of view that they are magical and rational, as Chesterton says. What sense of wonder do you feel?
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