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. Memoirs of Zamperini
Zamperini had two memoirs written based on his life experiences, named "Devil at My Heels." The book was published twice with two different authors. Students should read one or both of these memoirs and see how it is similar and different from "Unbroken."
2. On Screen!
Students should watch an excerpt from a video on World War II in the Pacific Theater and discuss the significance of the film with the class.
Create 20-30 trivia questions and answers in small groups. Pair...
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