Annie John's school

In this lesson, we will explore how Kincaid uses rich and vivid imagery to bring Annie's first day at high school to life.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where does Annie live?

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Q2.What do you call a novel about a child growing into an adult?

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Q3.Which of these includes an embedded quotation?

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Q4.Which of these words best describes Annie's relationship with her mother?

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Q5.Which TWO of these are analytical verbs?

Select two (2) boxes

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where does Annie live?

1/5

Q2.What do you call a novel about a child growing into an adult?

2/5

Q3.Which of these includes an embedded quotation?

3/5

Q4.Which of these words best describes Annie's relationship with her mother?

4/5

Q5.Which TWO of these are analytical verbs?

Select two (2) boxes

5/5

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Annie John's school:

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Q1.Which of these means 'growing from a child into an adult'?

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Q2.Which of these means 'a book written about real past experiences'?

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Q3.Which of these means 'the character a book is named after'?

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Q4.Which of these means 'not lasting forever'.

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Q5.Which of these words best describes how Annie feels on her first day of school?

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Q6.Why does Annie go to a British-style school?

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Q7.'Annie John' was written after Antigua became independent from British rule. We can therefore call it a ______________ novel.

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Quiz:

Annie John's school:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which of these means 'growing from a child into an adult'?

1/7

Q2.Which of these means 'a book written about real past experiences'?

2/7

Q3.Which of these means 'the character a book is named after'?

3/7

Q4.Which of these means 'not lasting forever'.

4/7

Q5.Which of these words best describes how Annie feels on her first day of school?

5/7

Q6.Why does Annie go to a British-style school?

6/7

Q7.'Annie John' was written after Antigua became independent from British rule. We can therefore call it a ______________ novel.

7/7

Lesson summary: Annie John's school

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