Reflect on the writing process for your argument. 

What are the strengths and weaknesses?

What did you do well? Where did you struggle?

Author Extension

Place yourself into the mind of the author. What is her purpose in writing this novel? What is she trying to accomplish?

Write a new chapter from her perspective. Create your own character. What would it say? What would be the point?

Characters and Themes

Lets come up with a list of characters and themes from the novel. Anything else you noticed?

Across Medium

Cast the actors in a movie version of the novel. Who would you pick to play.

Explain why you would cast them. What did you take into consideration?

Draw a Comic

Draw a scene that is important to the chapter, character, or theme you choose to write about. Add text of important lines or details. 


There are a lot of controversial topics in the novel. Why do you think the author included them?