Depth and Complexity Literary Lapbooks! An interactive and exciting way to have your students respond critically to any novel. Also students can create this as their culminating project at the end of their ISU or group novel studies.
Teach vocabulary with trading cards! Could easily play this as a "Go Fish! Students write the vocabulary word and draw a picture on the front. On the back they write "stats" about the word like its definition or how to use it in a sentence.