Everything you need to understand or teach Parable of the Sower by Octavia E. Butler.
Parable of the Sower is a novel by Octavia Butler, an award-winning novelist and a master at crafting science fiction novels.
The entire story is written through the eyes of Lauren Oya Olamina, a fifteen-year-old black girl from a small town near Los Angeles. Lauren is the oldest of five children and suffers from what is known as “organic delusional syndrome” or hyperempathy. As a result of her mother’s drug use during pregnancy, Lauren’s condition allows her to feel others’ pain and pleasure.
Parable of the Sower Lesson Plans contain 119 pages of teaching material, including: