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.
Have students write a poem about any scene from the book.
Create a word search puzzle using an online program with words from the book.
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 that the colors and the design should mean something.
Welcome to Glenbard
Have students create a pamphlet inviting visitors or new residents to Glenbard. (A single sheet of legal-sized paper is perfect for a tri-fold pamphlet.) Encourage the use of crayons, markers and even computer programs, if available. The pamphlets should include information about the city, the benefits of living there and a...
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