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.
Create a monologue for any character in The Old Man and the Boy and imagine what the character sees, says and feels.
2. Newspaper Clip
Search and bring in a newspaper clip that reminds you of one of the characters and/or situations in The Old Man and the Boy. Explain and discuss.
Create a limerick about just one of your characters in The Old Man and the Boy.
4. Point of View
Rewrite a chapter from the point of view of another character that...
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