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. Fashion Research
Research popular fashion during Beatrix Potter's lifetime. Design outfits that Beatrix may have worn during two different decades of her life.
2. Work of Art
Create an artistic work in any medium depicting an interesting scene, setting, or persona in "The Tale of Beatrix Potter."
Limericks are humorous five-line rhyming poems. Compose a collection of three to five limericks based on Beatrix Potter's animal characters.
4. Short Story
Research rural English farm life during the early 20th Century and write a short story set...
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