If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:
Students will be able to analyze characters' motivations and interactions in Great Expectations.
Students will be able to compare and connect Great Expectations with a film adaptation and with other works of literature.
Students will be able to examine the nostalgic and analytical lens through which Pip, the narrator, makes sense of and presents the events of the novel.
Students will be able to use evidence from the text to support their arguments.