Goals: To recognize different means of characterization, and to identify how chapter one characterizes the protagonist
Opener: Think about the characters and situation so far in Lord of the Flies. How do they boys reactions differ from those you said you might have in your opener last Thursday? What accounts for the differences and similarities, do you think? What can you infer about the characters, based on this comparison?
Handouts in Class: Characterization packet for Lord of the Flies
Terms and Vocabulary: characterization, characters, to characterize, characterized by, protagonist, major character, direct characterization, indirect characterization, narrator (notes below)
Work Assigned and Collected:
1. We reviewed some terms related to characterization (including the word characterization)
2. You completed a characterization chart for Ralph in chapters 1-2
Notes from Today: