1 With a partner, dramatize a scene in which Eric encounters Anje. During rehearsal, practice how each character will look and talk to best convey that character's overall personality.
2 A Christmas Rat has some suspenseful episodes. Create a poster or book blurb that encourages other students in your class or school to read the book. Be sure to make use of the scary elements to entice others to find out what happens in the story.