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. Act it out
Have students act out a scene from the story. You may break students into groups, assigning each group a section of the story. Consider filming it.
2. Rhyme it
Have students write a poem about any scene from the book.
3. Word search
Create a word search puzzle using an online program with words from the book.
4. Fly the colors
Have students make a flag they would fly above their cities. Encourage the use of various materials, including fabric or construction paper. Remind students...
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