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. Pretend to join the Lost Boys
Break the class into groups of three or four. Have each group assign themselves identities and personalities that they would take on as part of the Lost Boys. To the girls in the class, give the option of becoming "one of the boys" or a mothering personality. List things they would have most enjoyed about their roles and have one group member read these to the class.To lengthen the fun, spend a class period using those names.
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