Monday, February 1, 2016
Alone on an Island: Themes in Literature
It is an important English Language Arts standard to be able to determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text. One of the themes of Island of the Blue Dolphins is coping with loneliness. Karana is left alone on an island and must survive on her own.
1. Math: Mr. Spaulding: p. 363-364.
Mrs. Thompson: Fact Family Cards.
Ms. Nuzum: p. 303, 1-6
2. What could Karana do to not be lonely on her island?
3. Read for half an hour.
4. Get parent initials.