Response journals topics can be found in the downloads in our class website. You have a hard copy.
Remember to included the chapter number in the title of your post. One post and one comment is required for every three chapters.
Who do you think will be the main character of ‘The Giver”? What do you learn about him in this Chapter 1?
Describe the community in which Jonas lives. What would you enjoy about living there?What aspects of the community could you not live with?
How does the council know when someone breaks a rule? What was the purpose of the announcements made on page 23?
Since most of the comic books that have been submitted are high in colour and artistic content but low in storytelling, I question the need to repeat this unit and the entire genre. Is there value for you as a writer/ reader? Is it too difficult to develop complex plot, theme, and conflict within the pages of graphic novels? Do you feel challenged or insulted by this genre? Some people feel they add to the “dumbing down of society”. Others feel one month out of the year away from typical elements of literature in standard genres is a breath of fresh air away from the stale, typical sections of our libraries. Using your graphic organizer, defend the graphic novel genre or add to my bias against it and retire the graphic novel from room 18 once and for all.
” Rumble Fish. They would kill each other if they could”.” If you leaned a mirror against the bowl they’d kill themselves fighting their own reflection” page 111
These quotes are metaphors for Rusty James’ relationship with his brother and the way both live their lives. Explain using examples from the book.
Which character are you most like from The Outsiders? Explain using qudle and evidence from the novel.
Mr. Whattam as Darry? I would even shave.