ELA Homework 11/14/17

Hey there, wonderful students! Missed you all!

Your homework for tonight is as follows:

601/602: Read and annotate The Lightning Thief chapter 7. Select at least 3 of the following questions and answer them in your ELA Homework section. Be sure to cite evidence like a boss. Questions that have an asterisk ( * ) must be answered in addition to the 3 that you have selected.

1. Percy is half-human, half-what?
2. Who is Percy’s father?
3. Why can’t Percy leave camp Half-Blood?
4. What are the beads on some of the campers’ necklaces for?
5. What does it mean to “receive a quest?”
6. Do you think that Percy will eventually adjust to living at camp Half-Blood? Why or why not?
7. What do you think Percy means at the end when he says, “I wish I’d known how briefly I would get to enjoy my new home?” (106)
*8. Imagine you are Percy Jackson. How are you feeling as you adjust to this dramatic lifestyle change? How does it feel as you gradually adjust to camp Half-Blood? What is on your mind at the moment?

701: Finish reading and annotating chapters 8-10 of A Long Walk to Water.

That’s all there is. Enjoy your evening!

Mr. Filoramo