Read, Write, Learn
Estimated Time: 3 hours
- This story can be challenging to read and understand, so before you begin reading, watch this short video to give you a very basic framework of the story's events.
- The reading for this week stops at 3:32 in this video. We will watch the remainder next week.
- Chapters Part I, which includes Sections 1-21
- As you are reading, write down any lines that you like or have special meaning to you in your journal. Choose at least one passage from each chapter.
- Pay attention to any words or phrases that you don't understand and write them in your journal. Look up the meanings of these words.
- Make a list of characters and their traits as you are reading.
- This poem was written using alliteration on every line. Read the definition of alliteration and add it to your notebook.
Alliteration is derived from Latin's " Latira ". It means "letters of alphabet". It is a stylistic device in which a number of words, having the same first consonant sound, occur close together in a series. Consider the following examples: But a better butter makes a batter better.
- Choose some examples of alliteration that you like while reading and add them to your notebook with your definition.