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Read “Slaughterhouse Five” and looking for more Vonnegut? Curious about the Vonnegut “Ice 9” reference that appears so often in pop culture? Our list of his top five novels includes the source of this famous reference and a listing of our recommendations for anyone looking for more Vonnegut.
Alleviate the stress that comes with a standard written test and encourage your students to reach a deeper understanding of the concepts in Animal Farm with a Socratic Seminar (or fishbowl discussion). Find out how to duplicate my most successful lesson plan.
The 1999 film version of Animal Farm features some great actors and amazing special effects by the Jim Henson company. This Animal Farm movie also features some significant departures from Orwell’s story. It may be the best film adaptation of the novel to date, but it’s far from perfect.
These five Young Adult books cater to a range of reading abilities and interest levels. With diverse protagonists going through real life issues, there is sure to be a character in these books that any Junior High or High School age reader can relate to.