Our final novel study of the year is Harper Lee's incomparable To Kill a Mockingbird. Our focus for our study of this novel will be on the literary concept of theme and how it is shaped by character and plot development.
Go to www.ted.com. Choose one of these TED Talks to view and then make connections by completing "The 4 Cs" handout. (You can copy and paste the title in the search tab at the TED.com website.)
Boyd Varty: What I Learned from Nelson Mandela
Diana Nyad: Never, ever give up
Ken Kamler: Medical Miracle on Everest
Manal-al Sharif: A Saudi woman who dared to
Ken Robinson: Do Schools Kill Creativity?
Frank Warren: Half a million secrets
Cameron Russell: Looks aren't everything.
Believe me, I'm a model.