Focus: Stepping into the violent world of A Long Way Gone
Announcement: Vocabulary is cancelled this week. Enjoy.
1. Warm-up: Book talks
2. Finishing yesterday's activity and connecting our culture of violence to Ishmael's
3. Fishbowl #1: A Long Way Gone, Chapters 1 and 2
4. Wrap-up: Self reflections and goals
HW: 1. Read through the "Journal with a Purpose" handout (also linked HERE) and come to class prepared with any questions you may have.
2. Make sure your Kite Runner essay is turned in tomorrow during class at the latest.
3. The Kite Runner books must be turned in by tomorrow.
4. Start on your next reading assignment for A Long Way Gone by reading and annotating Chapters 3, 4, 5, and 6 (next fishbowl discussion is the Monday after Thanksgiving).