Everything you need to understand or teach Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi.
"Ship Breaker" is a young adult novel by Paolo Bacigalupi, which details the efforts of the teenaged Nailer to secure a living for himself by scrapping ships of light metals. He comes to rescue a stranded, wealthy girl, and endeavors to bring her to safety. "Ship Breaker" thus deals with timeless themes and concepts, such as friendship, and fate and free will.
Ship Breaker Lesson Plans contain 140 pages of teaching material, including: