“Flowers for Algernon” By Daniel Keyes Project Guide Please choose ONE of the projects listed below to complete. REMEMBER: This is an independent project VISUAL Create at least 3 -4 Google Presentation slides on “Flowers for Algernon.” VERBAL/LINGUISTIC MATHEMATICAL NATURALISTIC Using Penzu Journal, be Charlie Gordon. Create a journal about your life (as Charlie Gordon). Make sure to have at least 5 journal entries. Create Algernon’s coffin from a shoe box/ any item that would fit a mouse of his size. Think about the items that he would have liked to have buried with him and include them in the box. Also, write a eulogy (speech), ½ -1 page in length, that you would say at his funeral, as well as a paragraph that would be included in the newspaper to explain his death. http://googleapps.chathamnj.org/ https://penzu.com/p Research current work in the field of neurobiology. The gene NR2B has been identified (in 1999) as crucial to learning. Write a 1-3 page report on the current findings, as well as any mathematical research that was completed, and connect it back to Charlie in “Flowers for Algernon.” BODILY/KINESTHETIC & MUSICAL INTERPERSONAL INTRAPERSONAL Be sure to include: - The main characters - The AlgernonGordon effect - Any other important aspects from the story. Create 3 comics that Make a short video reenact sections of the (5 to 9 min.) including: story which involve Reenactments of characters communicating sections of the story that with others. Identify the support one of the theme of the story in the themes. People or comic. representations of people can be used. Identify the theme at the end of the video. *Incorporate music in key * Draw or print your own panels: scenes! http://www.printablepap er.net/category/comics *Draw or print pictures to add to your panels Create a scrapbook that follows Charlie’s journey and the changes that occur in him throughout the story. The story takes place over a period of about 4 ½ months, so there should be at least 5 pages.