If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:
In both writing and classroom discussion, students will cite textual evidence to support opinions on the meaning of the text, especially as regards its most unusual or controversial aspects. Students should identify how the narrative elements support an ideological or philosophical point.
Students will gain an appreciation for structure and how many storylines might interact with each other, both as a narrative tool and as a feature of life.
Students will build vocabulary using different techniques, including through the context of the text and...