Pre-Reading Research Assignment:
Performed in groups (groups assigned by teacher today)
Presentation format will be given to each group
Topics include: Pulitzer Prize, Life of Steinbeck, Mercy Killings, Mental Retardation, Migrant Experience and The Great Depression
To be presented to the class. All questions need to be covered, and all members must participate to obtain credit. Presentations must be accompanied by a your research findings. Each group member must speak during the presentation and have contributed some elements to the final product. There will be time in class to work on this as a group.
Assignment is worth 30 points.
Presentation Date:___________________________ (write this in your agendas!)
Section 1: Setting (Due by:______________________)
After reading the first chapter of the novel, describe the setting of the novel as you understand it and hen draw a colorful picture of it below. (Worth 10 points 5/5) |Written description (minimum 5 sentences): |Illustration: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |
Section 2: Characters in the novel (Due by:__________________________) Fill in the table for the following characters as you read the novel. (worth 16 points @ 2pts. each) |Character |Physical description, age, personality |What do they do or what is their relationship to others? | |Lennie Small | | | | | | | | | ...