Tough Questions Signpost
Clear Target: I can understand the internal conflict of a character.
Warm up: Write your responses in complete sentences. If you don't have your notebook yet, write it on a piece of paper that can go into your notebook when you get it.
1. What do you think the difference is between a common question you might ask your friend and a tough question you might ask your friend or yourself?
Today, we are going to be using an excerpt from the novel, A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park. to introduce a signpost of reading that we want you to pay attention to while you read any piece of fiction. You will get paper copies of the story, and once we are done with it, you will tape it into your journals for safe keeping and continued reference.
Closure: Think, pair, share. What can tough questions help us to learn in a text?