Create a collage of images that are relevant to the story, "The Curse of the Pharaohs". For example, the story centers around an archaeological dig in Egypt, so an image of a sarcophagus could be included in the collage.
Provide students with a guide to Egyptian hieroglyphs. Have students compose a short rhyme written in Egyptian hieroglyphs, then have them trade the rhymes among themselves and translate the symbols into English.
Choose a favorite scene from the novel and rewrite it set in another time and/or place, or written in a different literary style.
Have students create a "Dear Abby" type letter in the voice of any character from the novel concerning any aspect of her/his life. Once every student has come up with a question, distribute the questions randomly among the students and have them write responses in...
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