Presentation on theme: "Whispers in the Graveyard"— Presentation transcript:
1 Whispers in the Graveyard Extended Essay - Critical Evaluation
2 You will have a choice of essay questions You will have a choice of essay questions. You will answer one of the following at the end of the unit of work:
3 1. How does Theresa Breslin engage your interest in her main character Solomon Morris in the novel “Whispers in the Graveyard”?
4 2. How does Solomon Morris develop and change as a person in the novel “Whispers in the Graveyard”?
5 SECTION 1 Chapters 1 – 9When you are reading the opening chapters of the novel (Pages 1-45) you should be concentrating on:● Solomon’s problems at school● how he feels about school● how the writer makes us sympathise with Solomon
6 ● Solomon’s problems at home ● how he feels about his father● how the writer makes us sympathise with him
7 The problems at the graveyard (Solomon’s secret place)● how he feels about the graveyard and the rowan tree