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The Catcher in the Rye Honors
Swbat analyze the difference between being a phony and conforming DO NOW Hand-In: What is the difference between phony and conforming? Give me an example for both. HW: Read Chapters 2-4 Vocabulary Quiz on Monday
CONFORMIST VS. PHONY Integrate Obey Comply Follow rules Conformist Phony Fraud Fake Hoax Cheat Adapt Pretend Change Act False Insincere Do you agree with this?
DICTIONARY DEFINITIONS Conform: a : to be obedient or compliant — usually used with to b : to act in accordance with prevailing standards or customs. Phony: one who is not genuine or real: (1) : intended to deceive or mislead (2) Intended to defraud : probably dishonest, having no basis in fact (3) Fake/false
What do you think of conformists, phonies? Views? Are you either one? How do you know? Is it worse to be a conformist, or a phony?
QUOTE ANALYSIS “Life is a game, boy. Life is a game that one plays according to the rules.” (The Catcher in the Rye, Chapter 1) What do you think this quote means? Why do you think life is described as being a game?
More Questions As a teenager how do the “invisible rules” or expectations put on you by society, your parents, your teachers your friends make you feel?
EXPECTATIONS *Money *Good Job *Good grades *Family Involvement *Chores *Love *Good Friendships *Appearance *Responsible citizen *Respectful -Grab rocks that correlate to these ideas. Write down why you chose the rock to represent the idea.