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. Occupation Illustrations
Draw what the men and women would have looked like in their occupations back when the town was prosperous.
2. Ode to a Trainee Manager
Write your own version of Bill's "Ode to a Trainee Manager." Perform it in front of the class or in small groups.
3. Yearbook Photo
Cut up a few magazines and collage together your best impersonation of a yearbook photograph.
4. Movie or Sports Star Poster
Using materials of your choice create a poster with your favorite movie or sports start...
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