To develop and showcase critical reading skills by annotating key passages and themes in Chapter 8 of “The Things They Carried” by Tim O’Brien and Chapter 8 of “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Step 1: Read Chapter 8 (The Things They Carried) and Chapter 8 (The Great Gatsby):
Begin by carefully reading Chapter 8 of “The Things They Carried” and Chapter 8 of “The Great Gatsby.” Pay close attention to details, characters, settings, and the narrative style in both texts.
Step 2: Choose Your Annotation Method:
In a new Word document, you can type your annotations in a clear and concise format that is easy to understand and follow, then upload the document here.
Step 3: Annotate Actively: As you read, annotate actively by doing the following:
Step 4: Identify Themes and Literary Devices:
Step 5: Character Analysis:
Step 6: Discussion Points:
Step 7: Upload and Submit: