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. Researching The Music
"La Adelita," a popular song in Mexico during the revolution, was very important to Camila, and she was anxious to learn the words. On the internet, find the words to that song in translation, and present it to the class.
2. The Timeline
Make a timeline of the revolution, showing the years that the novel covers, as well as the major revolutionary events before and after. Don't forget that the book offers you a Chronology of the Revolution as a resource.
3. Fact or...
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