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. Town's View
Draw a bird's eye view of the hotel and the pool that belong to Edna.
Write Betty Sue/Melinda's obituary.
3. Comic Scene
Write a script for a comic scene based on at least four segments of a humorous incident from the novel.
Recreate the envelope and checks that Catherine gives Sughrue for Catherine. Would there be something in the memo line? Would they be real checks?
5. Casting Call
Cast the major characters from the novel for a movie based on the...
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