THE GREAT GATSBY CHAPTER QUESTIONS
You must put your answer on the back of question sheet or another sheet of
paper. Do not cram your answers in between the questions
1. How does Nick describe himself at the beginning of the book?
Pourquoi and Creation Tales
Pourquoi (Why) and Creation (Origin) Tales
Why does the leopard have spots? Why is the ocean blue? Pourquoi means "why" in French.
Pourquoi tales are folktales told to explain why certain events happened. Pourquoi ta
The Great Gatsby Chapter 1 Questions
1. How does Nick describe himself at the beginning of the book? Why do you think Fitzgerald chose
him to be the narrator?
a. Nick sees himself as reserved, nonjudgmental (which makes him slightly hopeful), but he
Test- Chapters 1-3 (Includes VF/VT Presentation)
Textbook Reading Assignment- Chapters 4
Workbook Assignment- Chapters 4 (complete by 9/20)
Video Assignments- Viewed prior to class
Guys and Dolls, a Review
For my first field experience i attended the Guys and Dolls play, presented and performed by
the class of 2011 at SouthDorchester High School in Cambridge, Maryland. Directed by Donna James, it
starred Kevin Grier as Sky Masters
For my second field experience I attended "Ordinary People (the play), presented by The
Peake Players and directed by Anita Tecce. Ordinary People first appeared as a novel, written by Judith
Guest, and enjoyed great success as a bestsell