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Historical Context of Lord of the Flies



Historical Context of Lord of the Flies


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This PowerPoint presentation is a great way to introduce Golding’s Lord of the Flies.

This PowerPoint is devised to contextualize Golding’s novel in order to help students better understand and appreciate the novel.

There are 14 slides in total. 

Included in this activity is:

– Introduction about the author
– A short film clip about the war and the fear it evoked
– Information about the story
– Information about Golding’s message
– Information about themes
– Information about the significance of the title
– Group discussion questions to serve as a pre reading guide
– Important elements in the novel

There are no spoilers for students in this presentation. The information prepares them for what they will read in order to better appreciate it and to develop themes later on.

See preview for more details.

This activity is also part of a larger Lord of the Flies unit:
Click here to preview the Lord of the Flies Unit (No prep required)

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Total Pages
14 slides
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FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON – “Writing Prompts for CCGPS Kindergarten Unit 3: Leader by Day, Superhero by Night”

by Jayne Gammons




If you are a Kindergarten teacher following the model teaching units provided by the Georgia Department of Education, then this collection of writing prompts is for YOU! These pages follow the suggested writing prompts and assessments in Unit 3, “Leader by Day, Superhero by Night!” The pages are simple and kid-friendly. Choose the pages that best match your instruction and students’ abilities.

If you’re not a Georgia Kindergarten teacher—but you’re looking for instructional units to teach the common core standards—why not take a look? You’ll find the instructional unit at http://georgiaelaccgpsk-5.wikispaces.com/Kindergarten

I hope this collection saves you planning time and helps your kinders make writing progress. Happy Teaching!

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