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.
Allow the class to brainstorm about life in ancient Egypt. What would they do if they lived during that period? Have a student list the ideas on the board.
2. Greek Buffet
Allow the class to dress in Green costumes and bring in Greek food for a banquet. Assign a group of student to provide the entertainment.
3. Art Show
Assign students to four groups, one for Buddhist, Greek, Hindu and Egyptian. Have each group find copies of works of art from the period. Allow the...
This section contains 589 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)