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. Create a Journal
Create a journal from the point of view of one of the characters.
2. Create a Costume
Create a costume to go along with one of the characters in the story.
3. Play a Game
Play Pictionary or charades using information in the book such as places and clues.
4. Create a Collage
Choose one of the stories in the book. Create a collage of photos of what you think the story's main characters might look like. Photos can be drawn or clipped out of...
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