Lesson 1 (from Chapters 1-8)
The first several chapters of this novel introduces the main characters of the novel. The objective of this lesson will focus on character.
1) Class Discussion: Discuss the characters that have been introduced in these early chapters. Who is Lloyd? What is impressive about his financial situation? His interest in artifacts? Why would Lloyd be interested in the meteorite Masangkay has found? How has Lloyd learned about the meteorite? Who is McFarlane? What does he do for a living? Why has Lloyd chosen him to head up the recovery of the Desolation meteorite? Who is Eli Glinn? What is his specialty? How can he help Lloyd get what he wants?
2) Character: Define character. Discuss how the authors of this book have introduced the characters that will populate this novel. Discuss how these characters interact with one another. Discuss how conflicts between these characters could...
This section contains 8,772 words
(approx. 30 pages at 300 words per page)