Innovative
Classroom

Center Focus

If You Could Be An Animal

  1. Have your students write an essay on the following question: If you could be any animal, which would it be?
  2. Have them answer why they chose this animal and what qualities of this animal made them pick it?
  3. Also have them discuss the pros and cons of their choice.

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