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. Where Ivan Lived
Create a map that shows the places Ivan Doig lived throughout his life.
2. Montana Collage
Create a collage that shows the places in Montana where Ivan lived.
3. Dear Mr. Doig
Write a letter or e-mail to the author telling him what you liked or did not like about This House of Sky.
4. Another Ivan Doig Book
Read another of Ivan Doig's books.
5. Good Night, Irene
Listen to the song that Ivan always played on the jukebox, "Good Night, Irene."
6. The Stockman Bar...
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