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. Show and Tell
Select an object of significance from The Ghost Road. Bring its likeness to class and be prepared to present on why you chose this object to share.
2. Design a Book Jacket.
Using any medium, create a new design for the book jacket of The Ghost Road.
3. Letter Back Home
Write a letter to Billy's mother from Billy's point of view, telling her his hopes to return home from war.
4. Love Letter to a Soldier
Write a love letter from Sarah to Billy...
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