When the Emperor Was Divine: A Novel Fun Activities

Julie Otsuka
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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. Executive Order 9066

Do some research on Executive Order 9066 to understand the historical reality and background of the Japanese-American internments.

2. Watch a Movie

In order to get a better idea of what relocation and life in an internment camp was all about, watch a movie such as Snow Falling on Cedars, Come See the Paradise, etc.

3. Map of Internment Camps

Create a map of internment camps utilized in America during World War II to show how many people were relocated to many locations in America.

4. Japanese...

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