Read EAST EATS WEST: WRITING IN TWO HEMISPHERES BY Andrew Lam from page 5 to page 22
JOURNALS MUST BE TYPED (no less than one and a half pages â€“ short not accepted)
The novel Secret Life of Bees is fiction (created)
Journal # & Pages ____________________ (example: Journal #1, pgs —)
â€¢ Lily is 14
Summary: (1/2 page)
(use main points for summary, use present tense, use direct sentences; do not include opinions).
In the novel, Secret Life of Bees, the main character, Lily, â€¦
Personal Response: (1/2 page)
(use your opinions, observations, feelings, experiences, culture, society â€“ connect yourself with the story â€“ explain your thinking)
I believe that children like Lily live in great pain and it makes me sad. In my opinion, schools should pay attention to children like Lily.
Questions: (type two questions related to the novel for class discussion)
Vocabulary: (choose one word per week)
Type each word and its definition
Words to be used in the word game Scrabble