Literature Circles (The Outsiders chapter 2) Directions: First read your assigned chapter silently (15 minutes). Group members:______________ __________________ ________________ ________________ __________________ _________________________ Next, assign one role per group member. Here are today’s assignments for each category. 1. Discussion Director- A dichotomy is two opposing/ contrasting ideas in literature (i.e. good vs. evil). List ten dichotomies from these chapters. 2. Word Wizard- Write song lyrics about a theme from these chapters (two versus and one chorus) Any genre of music is okay. Use five vocabulary words from today’s reading. 3. Capable Connector- If you were to film this movie today, who would the actors be? How about the director, etc.? Plan out a proposal for a new movie. 4. Artful artist- Draw a four-frame storyboard of a scene. Include a brief sketch for each frame, and one camera angle instruction. 5. Lighter writer- Rewrite one key scene from today’s reading using classappropriate humor. Make your audience laugh. 6. Character commercial- Choose two of today’s characters and place them in a script for a commercial, selling one of today’s brands (i.e. Gatorade). Stay consistent to each character’s personality. 7. Spectacular Sculpture- Sculpt a key scene from today’s reading. Be detailed. Take a photograph and e-mail to [email protected] for credit. 8. POV Perspective- Rewrite a scene from another character’s point of view. What would change? What would stay the same?