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    Peter Brook’s movie and William Golding’s novel, Lord of the Flies demonstrates evil within one’s self, corruption of power, and immaturity of youth. The book and movie projected these political and social themes. A major theme presented in Lord of the Flies is evil within one’s self. An example of this theme is the murder of Piggy. In the movie, there is a scene where Roger is standing by a huge rock and Piggy was down below. Roger purposely pushed the rock down to kill Piggy. Roger wanted to get

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    is extremely important to know the settings since there will be similarities and differences between LOTF and Kid Nation. Both texts are similar to how they approach the subject of Youth. In LOTF, the conch shell was broken towards the end of the book like how the job board in Kid Nation is burnt down. However, the children of both stories could not care less and continue on to their business. “Kids will be kids” is the idea that both of these text present. The LOTF itself said in chapter 1 that

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    Comprehension Question

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    watching the TV. What does Montag think about the old woman and all the books he has destroyed?
Montag is kept thinking about the old woman who burnt herself with the books. He feels terribly guilty and even nauseous about the situation he had as a fireman (maybe also with the fact Montag couldn’t save the old women) but at the same time, Montag also envies her that the old women satisfied with her life with having and enjoying books. Summarize Beatty’s explanation of how the need for firemen arose.
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    perspective and diversity

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    different race, cultures and ethnicities. In the aspect of looking at perspective and diversity in the children’s book market, there are some many studies that have been shown to prove that this happens in approx. 90 percent of the children’s books today in some way, shape or form. I found through my research that a great book to point this out in is The Littlest Knight by Carol Moore. I this book by Carol Moore talks about how a blacksmith admires a princess. The catch is that the princess is not allowed

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    and we want to engender the love of reading in our children as well. Furthermore, I am a firm believer in what Emilie Buchwald once said, “Children are made readers on the laps of their parents.” We read to them daily, and my daughter goes through books so quickly I cannot keep up with her. They see us reading all the time, and as a result, they both enjoy taking a break to relax and read a

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    The range of books found in a classroom library should be wide to fit each individuals interests and needs. Seely Flint (2014) emphasise that there should be a core collection of books that stay the same all year round for students to familiarise themselves with a revolving collection that is changed on a weekly basis, reflecting student 's interests. While Fountas and Pinnell (2006) stress that there should be selections of books available for students to read at, above

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    Literary Analysis

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    James Dashner’s addictive action-packed novel, The Scorch Trials, is the second book in the successful Maze Runner series. Dashner creates a world where the lives of a group of teenagers depend on the human race. The setting of the book takes place in futuristic America, as well as Dashner’s third book in the series, The Death Cure. Both books recount the plot from the first book; they employ similar and different techniques. The Scorch Trials conveys a simple yet powerful theme that many readers

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    Divergent

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    Divergent is a #1 best-selling New York Times book. In 2012, it reached #1 for paperback best sellers. It is one of the best books I have ever read. Here is a quote from the New York Times website: “Divergent holds its own genre, with brisk pacing, lavish flights of imagination, and writing that occasionally startles with fine detail.” In a futuristic Chicago, society is divided into 5 factions. Abnegation the selfless, Dauntless the brave, Erudite the intelligent, Candor the honest, and Amity the

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    bottom-up approach. Finding features in a nonfiction book can be confusing for student based on all the information that is in the book. I began with trying to understand how much student know about nonfictions book. Once I received an understanding of how much they knew, I began introducing the features of the text by showing student examples from carious books. Students were able to see the ***** and become familiar with the format of nonfiction books. When students demonstrated knowledge of knowing

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    idea behind many e-books in the market, including the ‘Ex Factor Guide’. This is the right resource for someone who have nagging questions and issues. For example, are you the type of person who still wants your ex? Do you still want to prove your worth for that significant other? Or do you want to correct past mistakes, and start a fresh life and relationship with your ex? If these are your issues and questions, then this e-book is written just for you. You will find this book is the perfect help

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