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. What Was Actually Meant
Look back over Clytemnestra's dialogue about and to Agamemnon in the first play. Write what you believe she is actually thinking and wanting to say at those points. When you are finished, read the scene aloud with the new dialogue. With those new thoughts in mind, re-read the scene with the original dialogue. Do you see how all of her lines mean something completely different now?
2. Toga! Toga!
Make an outfit to wear that reflects what the people in Greece would...
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