Activity 10 - Famous Quotes
The collateral possibilities are endless with this activity. Have students:
Create their own famous quotes.
Research and collect famous quotes from individuals that students are studying in history, science, humanities, current events, etc.
For younger students, have a Quote Convention and:
Put the names of quotable people in a box.
Have each student select a name.
Give students 24 hours (or as long as appropriate) to find a quote and some basic background information on their individual.
Have students type and then present their quotes and background information to the class.
Collect the quotes and build a Custom Lesson for future practice.
- In addition to the standard quotation references, the Internet is a great resource for creating and building this file.
- Please remember that quotes are often protected by copyright law and should be treated accordingly.