Let students shine using their talents! The extension activities included in this file are modern and differentiated so that students can choose a best-fit project to express their comprehension in an interesting way.
There are 9 total extension activities to choose from and a few extra suggestions with a blank rubric. Each project is out of 25 total points and explicitly lists project expectations.
Up, Up and Away! (balloon construction)
What's For Dinner (themed restaurant menu designing)
Tweet This! (Twitter themed character tweets)
Fakebook (Facebook based character profile)
The Five Ws (Timeline activity)
It Really Exists (Non-fiction Krakatoa research)
Now Boarding Flight #7395 to Krakatoa (travel brochure creation)
Criss-Cross These Words (Crossword creation)
Step Inside (cut away construction of a Krakatoan home)
+ 4 additional idea prompts and a blank rubric