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Read the selections Mike
Ingenious Idea in the African Notecards
1. Draw a
cartoon which shows the main ideas or plot of the section you just
2. Place the
ideas or events in sequental order.
3. Tell about a movie,
book or actual event with a similar theme. Explain how they
4. Think about
characters in the story. How are any of them the same type
of character that you have met in other stories?
5. Authors work
with words. Look back at the story and how this author used
words to make you see, feel and understand the message.
6. Identify a phrase, why you included it, and why it is
7. What did the story or selection tell you about the
author and her way of looking at life
8. Authors often write pieces that are a " product
of their time". How is this true of the author or