Core 1:

  1. Chapter 7 comprehension question: How does Mr. Granger plan on getting the land back from the Logans?
  2. What is a white ally? How can we be white allies.
  3. Read Chapter 8 and look for new forms of revenge.

Core 2:

  1. Take Maus Quiz.
  2. Answer the following comprehension questions on your own sheet of paper in order to earn your AR points (you must turn in your book before you attempt these):
    • What two diseases has Vladek had?
    • What are the names of Vladek’s two wives?
    • Name one concentration camp that Vladek went through.
    • List two of the jobs that Vladek had in the concentration camps.
    • List at least five different animal types that Art Spiegelman uses and what ethnic backgrounds these animal types represent.

Core 3:

  1. Write-On: What are the things about technology that make you mad.
  2. Read computer story and discuss how humor can be an organizing factor for a piece of writing.

Core 4:

  1. Go over the rules for online discussions.
  2. Model question asking from previous discussion.
  3. Go to the computer lab and discuss your multi-cultural novels.

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