Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia Fun Activities

Marya Hornbacher
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 123 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia Lesson Plans

Fun Activities

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. Body Dismorphic Disorder

Create a drawing representing BDD. Show how the person really looks and how they see themselves. You can be as creative as you would like.

2. Movies

There are many movies that depict eating disorders. Pick one and watch it at home. Then describe whether or not the movie correctly depicts Marya's view of eating disorders.

3. Interlochen

Create a sketch or skit about Marya's time at Interlochen. Write dialogue between her and her friends. Act out your skit with the rest of the...

(read more Fun Activities)

This section contains 670 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia Lesson Plans