23 April 2013Do Now:1. Take out UM 5.4: Anticipation Guide. Turn to a partner, and compare your responses to the statements on the guide. What do you agree on? Where do you disagree?Happy World Book Day!In the last class you learned about allegorical writing and began to discuss the larger themes present in Lord of the Flies. Today we will review your next grammar unit, discuss the historical context of Lord of the Flies, and begin reading the novel in class.
Copy the following web in your journal:Lord of the FliesWhat are some synonyms for the two circled words?
As we read:Consider the images in "The Sound of the Shell." What are your first impressions of the island, the characters, and the plot?
Homework:1. Grammar Unit 4: Pronouns2. Read "The Sound of the Shell"3. Complete at least three panels on the highlighted character in UM 5.5: Character Pinwheels
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