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The giver: independent reading project
The giver: independent reading project

The giver: independent reading project Chapters 17-19

1. Describe Jonas new level of feelings and what caused them? Jonas new levels of feelings were caused by the stirrings, he had pleasurable dreams, because he hadn’t taken his pills in about 4 weeks. 2. What was father’s responsibility when the twins were born? Father’s responsibility was to make a selection of the twins to figure out which one would be released, because they couldn’t have twins in the community. 3. How does Jonas feel about being the new receiver?

Jonas felt that he was going to live a terrible, difficult, and lonely life. 4. What was the name of the receiver of was selected 10 years before Jonas ? The receivers name was rosemary.
5. What happened to the receiver before Jonas?
The receiver rosemary asked to be released
6. What happen to the community after the incident with the receiver to be? The community became a disaster because they got their memories back. 7. Jonas and the giver discussed the effects of the community if Jonas was to be lost, what did they think would happen? They thought that the community would go wild because then they would have no one to hold their memories. 8. describe the release of the new child/

Jonas father weighed the 2 babies and took the heaviest back to the center, and put a syringe in the other baby’s head and put it in a box and shoves it inside a chute. 9. What did Jonas realized as he watched the release?

Jonas realized that his dad just killed a baby.

11. Jonas and the giver are two very different people, for example Jonas is a young unwise kid he’s smart, he just doesn’t think before he acts, for instance when Jonas wanted to leave the community and wanted the giver to come with him, the giver on the other hand is a wise old man and told Jonas...
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