Name:____________________ Block:_______ Book Title:_____________________________ Discussion Questions (3 questions). Remember to ask open-ended questions (no right or wrong answers). 1. 2. 3. Choose ONE of the following tasks to complete for your meeting. Do NOT choose the same task each time. 1. Connections: Make a connection to your own life, the outside world, or another text. Make only one connection. 2. Complete the following statement: In this section, I ________________________________________________ (was confused by/when) (I wondered about) Why did you wonder about this, or why were you confused by this? _____________________________________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________________________________ 3. Write an example of figurative language found in the text (don’t forget the page number). _____________________________________________________________________________________ What type of figurative language is this? _____________________________________ What does the example mean? _____________________________________________________________________________________ How does this example add to (or take away from) the point the author is trying to make? In other words, what effect does it have on the story?