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. Pigeon Shoot
Research the pigeon shoot in Hegins, Pennsylvania and report on what has happened to that event.
2. Pigeon Picture
Draw a detailed picture of a pigeon using the descriptions given in the book and any outside sources you may find. Color the picture with realistic colors.
Interview three people about their opinion of pigeons. Develop five questions to ask each person you interview. Then compare your results with classmates.
Do research to learn what treestumping is. What does it have to do...
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