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. Artist's Conception
Sketch a representation of Despereaux.
Design a kingdom like Dor.
3. Love In The Air
Create a love interest for the Princess.
4. Caught in a Trap!
Create a trap that the King's men could have used.
Create a journal for Mig, beginning on her seventh birthday.
6. Reporter, report.
Report on the events that took the Queen's life.
7. Author, Author
Create a new character to keep the mice in check - a cat - for the castle.
8. Mouse Capades
Create a partner for...
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