8B English Monday morning 3 Dec


Here are four questions. Please choose Three of them and write your answers in your book. You can also work on the vocabulary if you are waiting a long time for me to come down from the 9th graders. Ask Eda if no-one opens the classroom for you.

1.What aspects of the ceremony of release are disturbing? Why do you think the term “release” is used? What effect do you think witnessing the ceremony has had on Jonas?

2.Why do you think the Giver decided finally that things must change?

3.What do you think the main themes (ideas and messages) of this novel are? Explain.

4.Write a journal/diary entry for one of the characters or for yourself if you were visiting the community for the day