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. Trivia Game
Create a trivia game based on facts in the book. Ask questions about each of the major "Pilgrims" from the story. Pattern the game after the well-known game of trivia. Make colored cards with the questions and answers.
2. Ten Similes
Leaf through the book and find five similes which you find interesting. List them and on what pages they appear in the book.
Create five similes of your own. You can use the similes to describe anything you want.
3. Newspaper Article
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