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. Experience life behind the veil
Find a sheer, black material that mimics the texture and thickness of a Muslim woman's veil. Placing the veil over your face, attempt a few everyday activities like reading a book, walking through a crowded room, signing your name and having a discussion with another person. Discuss as a class what it must be like for Muslim women to be veiled in public every moment of every day.
2. Act out a scene
Assign the roles of Kareem, Ali, Sultana and...
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