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. Planet Trotter
Design your own space ship. Make sure there is room for cargo, sleeping and storage for food and water.
2. I Come in Peace
Design your own alien race. What would be its senses (humans hear, taste, smell, touch and see)? How big would it be? What would it breathe, and would it make contact with us?
3. A Whole New World...
Design your own planet, with its own resources and drawbacks.
4. Space Age Gear
Create your own space suit.
5. To Impress an Investor
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