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. Promotional Kit
Students should create a promotional kit to advertise the "Ghosts of Cannae." Put the new items on display for the class and discuss how they represent the book differently than the cover of the book used by the class.
2. Calling all Poets
In the form of their choice, students should write a poem based on the book. Students can write from their perspective or that of a person from the book. Students should share their poem aloud with the class.
3. Favorite Quote
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