September 30, 2014 - Stargirl introduction Ho mework: B ring your copy of Stargirl for tomorrow's class. Ob jective I can become familiar with the author and content of Stargirl prior to reading the book. Wa rm Up:
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Bring your copy of Stargirl for tomorrow's class.
I can become familiar with the author and content of Stargirl prior to reading the book.
Using the dictionary on your desk, look up the definition for the word CONFORM and NONCONFORMIST and copy it into your notes. After you have done this, write a paragraph explaining whether you believe that you are more of a conformist or a nonconformist. Give examples and details to support yourself.
to act in agreement with established customs , rules or styles
a person who does not act in accordance with or refuses to follow generally accepted customs, beliefs or ways of doing things
So now I am going to split you into groups based on your conformity / nonconformity. You will need to come up with as many examples as you can of ways that people in your group do and don't conform to things in our society. Be specific and come up with as many bullets as you can!
1. What is one thing that sounds interesting about this book?
2. Do you think the story will be told in first or third person? Which way would be best?
3. Do you automatically love or hate any of the characters?