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. Rewrite a Passage from the Old Testament
If a Bible is available, read Dinah's story in Genesis. Rewrite Dinah's story in the style of Diamant's story. (Hint: Tell the story from Dinah's point of view)
2. Share your Mother's Stories
Think about stories your mother or aunts tell you. Be prepared to share the story in class. As a class, discuss how these stories have been translated in our modern times.
In order to review the many characters from the book, play hang man. Each...
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