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. Another Title
The author took the title of the book from a hymn "It is Well With My Soul." With a partner, discuss another song or hymn that might have made a good title for the novel.
2. Dear Mr. Enger
Write Leif Enger and tell him what you did or did not like about the novel.
3. To Prosecute or Not
Imagine that you are either a law enforcement official or a judge in Roofing, Minnesota. Discuss with a partner why you would or would not...
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