Day 3

Number the Stars Lesson Plan

Discussion of Thought Questions

  1. 1

    What do you think of Uncle Henrik's notion that it's easier to be brave if you do not know everything? Do you think Annemarie and her family are being brave? Ellen and her family? How?

    Some students might, as Annemarie does, agree with Uncle Henrik: if you don't understand all of the risks or dangers facing you, it is easier to be brave. Other students might think this is dishonest: if you don't know what you're being brave about, it isn't really courage. The Rosens are facing what lies ahead, even though they don't know what it is, and trusting the people around them, even though they don't know a great deal about what's happening. The Johansens and Uncle Henrik are...

Join Now to View Premium Content

GradeSaver provides access to 1156 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