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. Cast this character!
Pick five characters from a television show and decide which of the vampires could fill that role. Give a reason or two for your choices. For example, there is a serial killer on television (Dexter) who only kills people who deserve it; which vampire could play that character? This could be done in teams, which would then challenge another team to guess their choices.
2. What's my line?
Have a panel of three to five people who ask questions of a character, one...
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