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1 Brave New World Reading Preparation Get Ready for a Crazy New World

2 Warm-Up (top left)  Choose two prompts with which to AGREE/DISAGREE.  Write 1-2 sentences explaining why.

3 Prompt Choices  True happiness is never attainable.  It is wrong to control the physical and intellectual characteristics of humans before they are born.  Science and technology can help make the world a happier place.  Life would be better if everyone could legally take as many “Happy Pills” as they wanted, whenever they wanted, to be happy.  Sexuality is a personal choice that should not be influenced by other individuals or the community.  People who are mentally strong can never be brainwashed.  Family is not important or necessary in society if everyone helps each other out when needed.

4 Cool-Down (bottom left)  Make a T-Chart.  Label the chart “Happy Things” and “Happy Choices”.  Brainstorm objects, events, and other things that make you happy for the “Happy Things” column.  Brainstorm choices that a person can make that will make him/her happy in the “Happy Choices” column.  Draw lines between the things and choices that match.

5 Allusion Notes (right side set up) Character/Concept Record the name/term here from the top of the slide Allusion to Record the historical allusion here.

6 Bernard Marx is an allusion to  Karl Marx, founder of Marxism, Socialism

7 Lenina Crowne is an allusion to  Vladimir Lenin, leader of the Russian revolution and founder of the Communist party

8 Benito Hoover is an allusion to  Benito Mussolini, Fascist dictator of Italy  Herbert Hoover, Depression-era president of America

9 Malthusian belt, Malthusian Drill are allusions to  Thomas Malthus, political economist and early proponent of birth control for population regulation

10 Conditioning and Neo-Pavlovian are allusions to  Ivan Pavlov, scientist who conducted conditioning experiments (Pavlov’s dogs)

11 Ford is an allusion to  Henry Ford, creator of the Model T and the modern assembly line

12 George Bernard Shaw is an allusion to  George Bernard Shaw, Irish writer and socialist

13 Freud is an allusion to  Sigmund Freud, Austrian psychiatrist and found of psychoanalysis

14 Helmholtz Watson is an allusion to  John B. Watson, American psychologist and behaviorist

15 Mustapha Mond is an allusion to  Mustapha Kemal Ataturk, founder of modern Turkey

16 Mond is an allusion to  Monde – “world” or “people” in French

17 Brave New World is an allusion to  From Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Miranda says: “O, wonder! How many goodly creatures are there here! How beauteous mankind is! O brave new world, That has such people in’t!”

18 Image Bibliography "Abraham Lincoln: Saint or Sinner? | Must See Documentary." Must See Documentary Abraham Lincoln Saint or Sinner Comments. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "American Experience: TV's Most-watched History Series." PBS. PBS, n.d. Web. 14 Mar "Benito Mussolini ( )." N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar Brownlee, Phillip. "Re: Wichita Eagle Blogs." Weblog comment. WE Blog. N.p., 09 Oct Web. 16 Mar "Doctor Watson's Phobia Factory." Damn Interesting. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "George Bernard Shaw Quotes." George Bernard Shaw Quotes. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "Ivan Pavlov: Information from" N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "John B. Watson Intro." John B. Watson Intro. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar

19 Image Bibliography continued "Karl Marx Quotes." Karl Marx Quotes. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Mar "Prominent Russians: Vladimir Lenin." Vladimir Lenin – Russiapedia Leaders Prominent Russians. N.p., n.d. Web. 13 Mar "Sigmund Freud Quotes." Sigmund Freud Quotes. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "Tell Bell - Kelston Products." Tell Bell. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "Thomas Robert Malthus." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 15 Mar Web. 16 Mar "Wikia." Lostpedia. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Mar "World Flag." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 14 Mar Web. 16 Mar

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