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. Ode to a Dandelion!
Write a short poem praising the dandelion's smile. Illustrate the poem with a smiling dandelion.
2. Breathe In, Breathe Out
Practice conscious breathing by acknowledging your own breathing for two minutes. Say "In" as you inhale and "Out" as you exhale. Do you feel calmer after the experiment?
3. Bell Ringer
Create a word search by using words associated with "bells".
4. Have a Cookie
Bake or purchase your favorite kind of cookie. Then, choose a spot where you are surrounded by nature. Then...
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