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Figurative Language and Character Development Discussion (ES 1, 2, 3)

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  • Figurative Language and Character Development Discussion (ES 1, 2, 3)<table class="s_table s_table_border"> <tbody> <tr> <td><br /> <p><img src="$IMS-CC-FILEBASE$../resources/discussion_57265c9ed1bbf.jpg" alt="" width="275" height="275" id="" title="" /></p> </td> <td> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14px;">Directions & Point Breakdown:</span></strong></span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">Spell check your post before submitting and keep all posts academic. Though this is social, it is still considered a formal setting.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">Your initial post is worth 2 points. You will be graded on grammar, spelling, and thoughtfulness of response.To make your response thoughtful, use the PEA Method. State your point, provide evidence to support it, and tell us why your evidence proves your point.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">You can earn 2 more points (for a total of 4) for posting 2 more times in the discussion board. The posts can be questions or thoughtful comments.</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 14px;">Posting "I agree" or a 1 sentence response will not earn your credit. You'll need to explain your thoughts thoroughly.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;"></span><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><span style="font-size: 14px;">Questions/Tasks:</span></strong></span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">1. Provide a short piece of descriptive writing that contains 3 instances of figurative language. Be sure your writing appeals to the 5 senses as well so the reader can "experience" it.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">2. Review the chapters you have just read, taking a look at how Lee is developing the characters in her narrative. Which characters in the story are beginning to change their views? In what ways do they change their views? Choose one of the child characters and one of the adult characters to focus your discussion.</span></p> <p style="line-height: 16.8px;"><span style="font-size: 14px;">3. Early in the novel Scout says, “Jem was a born hero” (p. 39). Who do you believe is the most heroic character? Why?</span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table>