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. Watch the Movie
THE PATRON SAINT OF LIARS was released as a film in 1998 starring Dana Delaney, Ellen Burstyn and Clancy Brown. Obtain a DVD of the film and compare and contrast it to the book.
2. THE PATRON SAINT OF LIARS Soundtrack
Research the music of the mid-20th century, especially in Kentucky, and create a CD to share with the class.
3. Dinner with Ann Patchett
Imagine that you could have dinner with Ann Patchett and some of the characters from the play. Where would...
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