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. Squad Roster - Creative Project
Use the information from the book, historical information, and other outside research (if necessary) to create a roster for Cpl. Bertrand's squad. The roster should consist of a list of all of the squad's current (as of the end of the novel) and former members. Each entry should include the soldier's full name, place of birth, date of birth, ethnicity, rank, and the date and cause of discharge from the squad, if applicable.
2. Letters Home - Creative Project
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