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Title: Fahrenheit 451
Author: Christine Vaccaro, Riverdale Kingsbridge Academy, NYC
Subject Area/ Grade: 9th Grade
Students will engage in an interactive multi-modal character analysis of Fahrenheit 451. Students will analyze how complex characters develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme.
An Interactive, Multi-modal Character Analysis of Fahrenheit 451
Content Area and Standards
Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme.
Analysis of the 4 Main Characters of Fahrenheit 451: Montag, Beatty, Mildred and Clarisse
Joy2Learn Artists /Videos that Support Project
Hector Elizando, http://www.joy2learn.org/theater/cyrano-de-bergerac/intro/
Art Forms that May Be Included
Art, Improv, Free Doodling
Connections to Students Passion Areas and Interests
Students for whom art and performance are interests will find opportunities to explore both in this assignment.
Paper, markers, student notebooks
Completed group solution.
3-4 class periods