I love giving my kids different project options since so many have different talents and strengths in academics. All projects take about the same amount of time and are the same level. I feel making everyone do the same thing pigeon holes students
Pre Reading Activity for Number the Stars. Web Quest to get the class familiar with events that happened during WWII. I have my class work in groups of 2-3. Takes either a block class period or two 45 min classes.
This was a good end of the year challenging project for 6th graders. You can add more songs to make it a bit more in depth but I chose for the students to all pick one song to fit the theme of the book we finished. No student was allowed to have the
Keep track of each character's thoughts, actions, emotions, and changes throughout the novel with this graphic organizer. My class uses it throughout the book and we have small group discussions with it every couple of chapters.