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. Play Mafia or Werewolf Game
You can find the rules of this game on Wikipedia. The game involves killing off innocents or mafia until only one remains. This game will give an idea of the political circumstances during the time of Machiavelli.
2. Italian Renaissance Poster or Bulletin Board
Bring illustrations of art, fashion, and transportation during the Italian Renaissance. Students with art ability should create their own drawings. Put all of these up on a large poster or bulletin board to remain up during the...
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