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. Political Cartoons
Draw a political cartoon like those in the newspaper. Have it reflect the views of either the Communists or the "Whites".
Keep old magazines in the classroom so students can create collages using images that reflect the novel. They can choose to create a collage that represents a specific character, place, or event. Students should keep the symbolism of the novel in mind while making their collages.
3. Word search
Make your own word search using important words from the novel. Use vocabulary...
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