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. Building Bottom
Have students create dioramas or pictures of what the area of Bottom looks like in the novel of Sula.
2. The Contract from the Farmer
Have students come up with the contract that the farmer initially gave to the slaves who were promised freedom after completing a certain amount of work. What did the slaves have to do? What were they promised?
3. Create a Poster for National Suicide Day
As though it were a 'real' holiday, have students create a poster for National Suicide...
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