Day 5

Watership Down Lesson Plan

Classroom Activities

  1. 1

    Warren Peace

    Kind of Activity:

    Mixed Media


    Discuss the factors that go into the development of a warren, and then design your own.

    Common Core Standards:



    What's next for Hazel's warren? When the book ends, it seems pretty idyllic – as if after all the struggle and adventure, the rabbit heroes of Watership Down have established the perfect, peaceful society: a rabbit Utopia. Encourage your students to try to imagine what the warren might look like in five, or even ten years. Consider different aspects of rabbit society that might change, and that we have seen variations in throughout the text.

    - How will the rabbits stay...

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