White Oleander Essay Topics & Writing Assignments

Janet Fitch
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 106 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the White Oleander Lesson Plans

Essay Topic 1

Describe the relationship between Astrid and Ingrid in the beginning of the novel. Why do you think they interact certain ways? How do they feel about each other?

Essay Topic 2

What similarities can be seen in both Ingrid and Astrid? What are the main differences between these characters? What about their circumstances?

Essay Topic 3

Describe Ingrid. What do other characters say about her? Are these things true? Why or why not?

Essay Topic 4

Compare the mothers that Astrid faces in her life. Which of them would you consider good mothers? What about bad mothers and people in general? Why?

Essay Topic 5

What role does Ray play in Astrid's life? Does he manipulate her? Does he love her? Does he hurt her or help her?

Essay Topic 6

What events push Astrid to take part in risky and destructive behaviors? What does this tell us about Astrid's development...

(read more Essay Topics)

This section contains 696 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the White Oleander Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
White Oleander from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook