Day 1

Mockingjay Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    The Twitter of the Mockingjay

    Kind of Activity:

    Long-term Project


    Students will be able to explore the perspectives of the novel's characters

    Common Core Standards:

    CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.8.3, CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.6


    Ask students to list the characters they have met so far in Mockingjay. Make a list on the board, including brief descriptions of their personalities. Ask students to shorten and refine these descriptions, until they contain few enough words to compose a tweet.

    Explain that the students will be setting up social media accounts for these characters, adding to the collection as other characters are introduced. Divide the students into groups...

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