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. Mother/Daughter Debate
Have two students take on the roles of Ursula and her mother, Anna. Have the class write at least ten questions to ask them that give the portrayed characters the opportunity to discuss her thoughts and feelings about her role as a woman in the society of the time.
2. Rewrite Final Chapter
Rewrite the final chapter of the novel with an unexpected twist.
3. Create a Diorama
Create a diorama of the Marsh Farm after the canal is built and the Midland Railway...
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