What to Pack List
Each member of the class is invited on Jake's trip to Pamplona to fish and attend the fiesta and bull fights. Consistent to the 1920s era, have the students make a "what to pack list" of items for the vacation: clothing, accessories, amount of spending money that would be necessary for the time period, and other essentials from the 1920s, taking into consideration the fishing, fiesta, and bull fights.
An Evening Out with Brett
The storyline of The Sun Also Rises is packed with hidden emotions. The characters hold in their emotions and seem to live carefree lives, drinking and traveling. Tell the students they are spending an evening with Brett at a local Paris cafe, drinking and talking. Have them write five questions they will ask Brett to get her to "open up" and reveal her true feelings.
A Letter to Your Aunt
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