Day 3

Last of the Mohicans Lesson Plan

Discussion of Thought Questions

  1. 1

    What saves the foresters and the travelers from the Huron at night?

    Hawkeye and the Mohicans lead the travelers to a dilapidated building that they use for shelter as they rest. We learn that many dead warriors, many Mohicans, are buried beneath their feet. This causes some to shudder, but doesn't prevent them from resting there. As the Huron approach their hiding spot, they decline to enter or come near the structure, out of respect for the dead.

  2. 2

    Why is Hawkeye's reaction to the death of the French sentinel so negative?

    After the close call with the French soldier, Hawkeye seems ready to move on their way. However, Chingachgook sneaks...

Join Now to View Premium Content

GradeSaver provides access to 1157 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 8945 literature essays, 2367 sample college application essays, 392 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.

Join Now

Already a member? Log in