Wednesday, 12/3/14

Meet the Author!

octavia

Octavia E. Butler wrote Kindred, the book we are preparing to read!  Today, we will:

  1. Watch an interview with Octavia Butler
  2. Read a biography about Octavia Butler
  3. Conduct our own mock interview with Octavia Butler
  4. Make predictions about the book

Interview:

Biography:

You will have hard copies of the biography about Octavia Butler, but you can also access it online here.  In groups, you will be assigned one of the five sections to read, and you will underline important parts and plan who is going to present for your group.  Then, one representative from each group will share key takeaways from each section.

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