Setting (is it more than time and place?). Chapter 1 (p.1-2)________ Chapter 2 (p.17)___________ Chapter 3( p.38)___________ Chapter 4 (p.66)___________. Setting continued. Chapter 5 (p.84)_________________ Chapter 6 (p. 99)________________ George and Lenny’s Dream (p.13-16)
Chapter 1 (p.1-2)________
Chapter 2 (p.17)___________
Chapter 3( p.38)___________
Chapter 4 (p.66)___________
Could this story work in a different setting? How important is setting to this story?
How do you feel about these characters?
Who do you care most about? Why?Characters:Quiz Notes(What characters say, do, look like or what others say about them.)
*Comes from the Latin Word Niger meaning black.
*Then it became a word that meant slave.
*After slavery it became a word which also meant “lazy, ignorant, stupid”
*During the time Of Mice and Men people black and white used it, whenever they referred to a black person.
SHOULD WE JUST BAN THIS WORD, NOW THAT WE REALIZE HOW BAD IT IS? WHY OR WHY NOT? WHAT ABOUT THE OTHER SWEARING IN THE BOOK?
What words/phrases would need to be in a realistic
dialog between teenagers in White Bear? (6-10)
Foreshadowinga hint/clue of something that happens later.Examples:1.Lenny getting in trouble in WeedPrediction:2.When Curly first sees Lenny his hand closes into a fist.Prediction:3.______________________________________________Prediction:How important is foreshadowing? Doesit help you keep reading??How?
(The American Dream)
Is this the same as hope? Do you have an American Dream? Is the American dream only a dream or is a goal worth pursuing? What is Steinbeck saying about it?
If its good--
*The end of the story sticks with you– it’s unforgettable
*you think about it
*you wonder what you would have done in that situation
What questions do you have about how it ends?
Write 5 higher level think questions about the ending.
What would you have done if you were Candy?, George?
(Write your reason on each of these pages where you made a star.)