Create a Map
Using the narrative of The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender as a guide, create a map of the neighborhood of Pinnacle Lane. How do you envision the maps that Henry creates?
Look in your local newspaper or archives for an article that involves some aspect of the novel and bring it to class. You will present it in front of the class and explain how it relates to the novel.
Create an obituary for one of the characters in the novel and discuss their memorable qualities.
Draw a Character
Draw your interpretation of a character from the novel. Artistic ability is not important, but your drawings must reflect the narrator’s description to some extent.
Research the style of dress from the novel and create a version of a costume that resembles this style. Students can bring costumes...
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