IntroductionYou will view a video on each story elementApply the video to The GiverCereal box book report
GenresHow many can you list?Retrieved from http://www.webplay.org/For-Schools/Education-Projects/Opera-Revised/Creating%20Our%20Stories/Genre.aspx
GenreKagan Structure: Pair and ShareTime: 2 minutes (1 minute per student)Question: What is the Genre of The Giver? What makes you draw this conclusion?
Author’s PurposeRetrieved from http://tomakeaprairie.wordpress.com/tag/authors-purpose/
Author’s PurposeKagan Structure: Round RobinTime: 2 minutes (30 seconds per student)Question: What is the author’s purpose? What details support your answer?
Foreshadowing/PredictionRetrieved from http://mycontent.discoveryeducation.com
Foreshadowing/PredictionKagan Structure: All Write RoundTime: 5 minutesQuestion: What are your predictions for the second half of the book? What foreshadowing details lead you to this prediction?
Symbolism/ImageryRetrieved from http://mycontent.discoveryeducation.com
Symbolism/ImageryKagan Structure: Jot ThoughtsTime: 5 minutesQuestions What are some symbols/imagery that we have seen so far in the novel? What do these symbols/imagery represent in the novel?
SettingRetrieved from http://mycontent.discoveryeducation.com
SettingKagan Structure: RoundRobinTime: 2 minutes (30 seconds per student)Questions: Where are the settings in the novel so far? How have they progressed during the novel? How do you think they will evolve over the rest of the novel.
Conflict/ResolutionKagan Structure: All Write RoundTime: 5 minutesQuestions: What are the conflicts/resolutions? How has the intensity of the conflict and climax changed as we go through the novel?
ThemeKagan Structure: Pair and ShareTime: 4 minutes (2 per student)Questions: What are the different themes in the novel? How are these themes related to the conflict/resolutions of the novel?
Character DevelopmentRetrieved from http://www.pyramidreading.com/unit-6.php
Character DevelopmentKagan Structure: Pair and ShareTime: 4 minutes (1 per student)Questions What have the characters evolved and developed so far in the novel? How do you think they will continue to develop?