Goals: To analyze how the characters and conflicts in a novel can work together to create a deeper, symbolic meaning
Opener: Five minute free-write! Write about anything you’d like for five minutes, and try to write as much as you can. If you’re having trouble getting started, you might possibly write about your day so far, your year so far, a law you think should be changed (and why), your favorite historical figure, the speed of light, what the color orange might sound like, an entire city made of old cars, a colony on the moon, or the smell after it rains.
Handouts in Class: none
Terms and Vocabulary: see yesterday
Work Assigned and Collected:
1. We got into groups and applied what we learned yesterday to the book; the instructions are below: