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. Local Foods Buffet
Have students each bring a food to class that is grown locally or manufactured locally.
2. Where Does Your Food Come From?
Have each student keep a diary of the food they eat for three days, and then try to figure out where it came from.
3. The Organics Available
Have students go out and take pictures of all of the places where they can find organic foods.
4. The Local Community Supported Agriculture
Have students find out where the closest CSA is, and then...
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