• The Giver chpts. 1 - 5


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    Date: ________________ The Giver chapters 1 - 5 Reading Response - Carles

     

    Answer the following questions, using complete sentences and restating the question.

     

    1.  Describe the physical and mental characteristics of the main character in the story.  Cite text evidence from the story to support your description.

     

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    2.  List four or more rules that everyone in the community must follow.

     

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    3.  What significance of “dream telling” and “feelings” discussions that take place during the family unit morning and evening rituals?

     

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    4.  Describe the setting of the story in Section 1.  Use text evidence to support your answer.

     

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    5.  In Section 1, we learn that all members of the community receive an “Assignment” at a certain time during their lives.  What is an  “Assignment”?

     

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    6.  What do you think happens to a person when he/she has been “released”?

     

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