Wheel of Fortune
Play a game of Wheel of Fortune using quotes from the text.
Research the author's different genres used in her work and write 1-2 paragraphs summarizing your findings.
Bring in an audio recording of the book and listen to a few chapters in class.
Gens de Couleur Libres
Research the "gens de couleur libres" that lived in New Orleans and write a short paragraph summarizing your findings.
Dress as a Character
Have each student come to class dressed as their favorite character in the book.
Rewrite a Scene
Choose your favorite scene, rewrite it in a different tone, and then write a short paragraph explaining your choices.
Bring in Art
Bring in a piece of art that reminds you of the book and write a short paragraph explaining how you made your choice.
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