Tilda Swinton as Jadis, the White Witch. Her collar is made from Aslan’s mane, taken during his sacrifice. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Peter kills the wolf. From Pacific Okinawa Players’ production of LWW http://www.pops-okinawa.org/Past_LWW.htm
Today, we studied the last chapters of “
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe“, chapters 15-17.
We answered multiple choice questions, short answer questions and short essay questions.
Homework: Finish answering the short answer questions and the short essay questions Prepare your presentation about another book by C.S. Lewis. Presentations should be in English and about 3 minutes’ long per speaker. Make sure you list the book(s) you read, in English, using the MLA style (see the handout here MLA.pdf ) Announcement:
There will be a short test on the textbook in the last class, July 27th. You can bring your textbook and your notes and use your dictionary.
Here are the answers to the short answer questions for chapters 13-17.
Continue reading Writing Strategies 1, week 12: July 6th, 2012 Express your opinion! Let me know what you think of today's class, the written materials, the activities, the teacher's lecture, etc. Have a question about English or about today's class? Click the words "Leave a comment" below, or send me an email. Thank you for visiting. Final exam. In the final exam, on the last day, July 23rd, you will write a summary of the whole book, so prepare by gathering together all your chapter summaries N.B.: in the exam, you will not have time to simply copy out all your chapter summaries – you must write a summary of the summaries. answer some quiz questions about the story, so gather together your answers to all the quiz. write something you learned in this class about children’s literature, fairy-tales, C.S. Lewis, etc., so gather together what you wrote about these topics and your notes to my mini-lectures. Quiz questions for chapter 16: What did Aslan do to the statues in the Witch’s palace? How did Aslan get into the Witch’s palace? Which old friend did Lucy find? What did Aslan ask the Giant to do? Who was fighting with the Witch? What was he using? What was she using? Who killed the Witch? How? Quiz questions for chapter 17: Who broke the Witch’s wand? What does Aslan say to Lucy when they find Edmund? Why? Does Edmund know what Aslan did for him? What did Aslan do for him? Where did they all go the day after the battle? What did they do at the beach? What did they do the next day? Who brought the news that the White Stag had “once more appeared”? What magic power does the Stag have? Do the children catch the Stag? What do they find in the forest that reminds them of home? Why did the children go to the Professor? Express your opinion! Let me know what you think of today's class, the written materials, the activities, the teacher's lecture, etc. Have a question about English or about today's class? Click the words "Leave a comment" below, or send me an email. Thank you for visiting.