The House of the Scorpion Fun Activities

Nancy Farmer
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 135 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
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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. Book Award

This book was given the Newberry Award. Have the students create another award they would like to give this book or its author.

2. Teaching Analogies

The Keepers use analogies to teach the Lost Boys. Have the students come up with some other analogies that would have taught the Lost Boys to behave.

3. Chapter Titles

Each chapter has a specific and unique title. Have the students create title pages for these chapters that present appropriate illustrations for the content.

4. Movie

Watch some scenes from...

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