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. Travel Brochure
Prepare a travel brochure on Vietnam to share with the class encouraging people to visit this country.
2. Character Description
Write a physical, emotional, and relational description of two characters from The Lotus Eaters. Add a portrait to go along with your written description.
Create a timeline including illustrations of the events from The Lotus Eaters. Include a map showing the locations of where the story took place.
4. Vietnamese Food
Have a day where everyone brings Vietnamese food for lunch.
5. Diary Entry
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