How to Take the Ex Out of Ex-boyfriend

Book Activities

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Giovanna is accused and sentenced for a crime she didn’t commit. Talk about how the court system works and then hold a mock trial either for Giovanna or for some other literary figure. (Put Goldilocks up on the stand and let her explain why she’s really innocent.)Giovanna is involved in a lot of bad dates. Have students write their own bad date scene. What would be the worst date possible?