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. Colette's Obituary
Students should write an obituary for Gabrielle Sidonie Colette. The obituary should consist of about 500 words and summarize her family life, education, career and accomplishments.
Take one of the jobs of a performer or stagehand today and write an expose on what they endure to bring light to the conditions today. Students may interview a local performer or gather information from the internet. Share the expose with the class.
3. On Screen
Many of Colette's writings were adapted for the screen. Watch an...
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