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  1. AP Literature 8/18

  2. Agendas • Great Gatsby Discussion over Chapters 3 Station Small Group Discussion Questions chapters 4-6. • Homework: Complete the online reading over Prohibition, Gatsby’s Guide to Manhood, and Harlem in the Jazz Age. • Read Chapters 7 & 8 • Come prepared for quiz tomorrow over reading homework. • Don’t forget that there is a quiz on Friday over Unit 1 Vocabulary!

  3. Chapter 3 The Great Gatsby 1. Chapter 3 describes Gatsby’s “little party.” Enumerate details about the party itself, about the guests and about their conversation and behavior. 2. Describe the meeting between Nick and Gatsby. Comment on Fitzgerald’s skill in preparing for Gatsby’s entrance into the story. 3. In what way are Nick and Gatsby similar at this point? Why are they paradoxical?

  4. Chapter 3 The Great Gatsby 4. What is the reason for Nick’s breaking the story at this point? Read the section beginning with “Reading over what I have written so far…” 5. At the end of Chapter 3, Nick meets Jordan again. The author includes several episodes that emphasize her carelessness and basic dishonesty. Discuss these instances. What do they reveal about Jordan? About Nick? 6. Notice the last paragraph in Chapter 3. Is Nick being overly proud here? Discuss.

  5. Homework • Homework: Complete the online reading over Prohibition, Gatsby’s Guide to Manhood, and Harlem in the Jazz Age. • http://mbcurl.me/PZJQ • Read Chapters 7 & 8 • Come prepared for quiz tomorrow over reading homework. • Don’t forget that there is a quiz on Friday over Unit 1 Vocabulary!