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. Cartoon Character
Come up with your own cartoon character for a children's television show. Name the character and the show and explain how the show and character would teach children. Bring a sketch and sample of a show to present to the class.
2. Name Change
List everyone in your family and then come up with a different name for each person in your family. Use a name dictionary to determine name meanings to help you assign each family member a name. Explain why you chose...
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