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. Star Gazing Party
Invite a friend over and watch the sky for falling stars or what could be a falling meteorite. Write an essay about your experience to present to the class.
2. Board Game
Create a board game that is based on the movement of the Rolvaag from beginning to end of the expedition. Use the meteorite as pitfalls in the game, such as the go to jail cards in Monopoly.
3. Word Search
Use vocabulary from the novel to create a word search puzzle.
This section contains 684 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)