Monday, April 01, 2019

Welcome to the last quarter of high school for the rest of your lives! (most of you)

Objective:  The students will discuss the importance of several important aspects of Catcher.

1.  In pairs, discuss the importance of all of the following.  Jot down some ideas on a piece of paper and some textual evidence that supports it.  Be ready to share your ideas with the class.

1.  Chapter 12:  The cab driver, Horwitz, and his explanation of ducks and fish in the lagoon.

2.  Chapter 13:  His lost/stolen gloves and what he does when he loses something.

3.  Chapter 13:  Sunny the prostitute and Holden's interaction with her.

4.  Chapter 14:  Allie and the bike story.

5.  Chapter 14:  The Bible allusion:  Jesus and the disciples.

6.  Chapter 15:  The nuns and his "contribution" to them.

7.  Chapter 15:  Literary allusion:  Romeo and Juliet.

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