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. View some Vampire Scenes
Collect CDs of vampire movies and watch a few scenes to see the Hollywood interpretation of vampires.
2. Listen to 1980s Rock Music
Bring some 1980s rock music to class and listen to sounds that brought Lestat out of his sleep.
3. Vampire Dress Up
Set aside a day when students come to class dressed as vampires.
4. Timed Word Game
Allow 5 or 10 minutes to see who can make the most words of four letters or more from the title, THE VAMPIRE LESTAT.
This section contains 596 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)