Of all of the events and characters in the story, Emily St. John Mandel chooses the title of the graphic novel “Station Eleven”, that her character Miranda Carroll creates, as the title of the book. What does the title mean? Why do you think she made this choice?
Wow, those are some interesting books. I used to teach Kite Runner. To Kill A Mockingbird is no longer taught at our school. The Road and Fight Club would be very provocative (and probably highly engaging) choices for students. I have to say that many/most/all of our academic-university courses have gone away from the one book for one class,…
Let’s use some of the questions on pages 50 - 51 to deepen our learning. What do you think Caine learned in school to help him build his arcade? Was Caine’s arcade a success or not? Do you think your learners would enjoy Caine’s Arcade?
Is there a specific unit of study or that you are proud of that you can revamp to reflect the inquiry structure proposed?
Consider your students for a moment. Imagine them and their learning needs. Think of what you know of their families and their personal stories. Consider everything you know of them. Record a list of adjectives describing what you imagine. Share this list with us here. When asked to consider the book with your learners in mind during this book… Show more
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