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. Critic for a Day
In order to become a critical reader, students should learn how to examine works of literature. Students should post a critique on a website. Students should give the teacher a link to the review or print their review and bring it in for the class.
2. On Stage!
Students should produce their own play based on a scene in "The Makoika Sisters". Students may create a play based on actual events in the book or do an adaptation to alter the scene...
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