Opener (on Classroom): How has Ralph's character, including his relationships with others, changed between the beginning of the book and chapter eight? What connection does this have to the larger changes in how the boys run their "society" on the island?
Handouts in Class: none
Work Assigned and Collected:
a. You finished writing your mini-essays and submitted them.
1. Finish the book and study guide by Thursday, 9/15; The reading quiz, which will be on chapters 9-12 (the rest of the book), has been moved to Friday, 9/16. There will be no final reading test -- we will simply begin writing our final essays next week.