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. Explore the French Quarter and New Orleans
As a class, have students bring in pictures of New Orleans and the surrounding areas to get a sense of the play's setting.
2. What Does the Apartment Look Like?
Without reading the stage directions, take a few moments to have each student draw or describe the way s/he envisions Stella and Stanley's apartment to look like.
3. Filling Blanche's Trunk
Have students each bring in one thing that they think Blanche would have had in her trunk that...
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