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. Soundtrack of My Life
Choose one of Nafisi's students from the Thursday study group. Using contemporary popular songs, construct a soundtrack that aurally presents the feelings and experiences of this student as described throughout the memoir. Trade soundtracks with a friend and see if you can identify each other's choice of student.
2. Word Search Puzzle
Construct a word search using the names of Nafisi's students. Start by setting up a grid 12 blocks wide and 12 blocks high. Begin by filling in the names of students, using...
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