Presentation on theme: "Annotations. Make notes with your pencil on every one – two sentences. These can be brief and abbreviated. They should Explain what is happening in."— Presentation transcript:
Make notes with your pencil on every one – two sentences. These can be brief and abbreviated. They should Explain what is happening in the story Question the narrator/events Draw conclusions based on the characters or events Relate back to something earlier in the story Make predictions
Did you notice this many negative words when you first read the passage/story? How can these words set the mood for the reader?
1.) Describe the house and the nursery in “The Veldt” 2.) What is the main conflict of the story? 3.) Why do Wendy and Peter’s parents bring in a psychologist to look at the nursery? 4.) What is the problem of the relationship between parents and children? 5.) How does the story end? 6.) What is the theme of “The Veldt”? How is it universal? 7.)What is an allusion? Give an example from the story. 8.) What is the genre of thi s short story?
A quote that relates to the theme of the story.