Daily Archives: March 12, 2014

Reading for TKAM (Ch. 5)

Please read Chapter 5 in TKAM and complete the Socratic Seminar Packet for tomorrow.

Chapter Five Seminar Question (Suggestions)

1.  Why is it significant that Miss Maudie is a gardener? How does this passion translate to her outlook on life?

2.  What lessons does Scout learn from Miss Maudie about Arthur (Boo) Radley, his family, and their religious beliefs?

3. What insights do we gain into Dill’s character from the fact that he lies so well and so often?

4. Describe the latest scheme in the “Boo Radley” game.  Has the intention of the children changed? If so, how and why?