Introducing Animal Farm

In this lesson, we are going to start actually reading the story! We will read the first few paragraphs together.

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What happens which starts the rebellion?

1/5

Q2.What do Snowball and Napoleon give to the animals?

2/5

Q3.What happens at the end of Animal Farm? (more than one correct answer)

Select two (2) boxes

3/5

Q4.Where is Animal Farm still banned today?

4/5

Q5.Animal Farm is an allegory of the Russian Revolution, but also a broader comment on...

5/5

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What happens which starts the rebellion?

1/5

Q2.What do Snowball and Napoleon give to the animals?

2/5

Q3.What happens at the end of Animal Farm? (more than one correct answer)

Select two (2) boxes

3/5

Q4.Where is Animal Farm still banned today?

4/5

Q5.Animal Farm is an allegory of the Russian Revolution, but also a broader comment on...

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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Introducing 'Animal Farm'

Complete this quiz to reflect on your learning from the lesson introducing the story of 'Animal Farm.'

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Who starts the idea of rebellion?

1/5

Q2.What kind of narrator does 'Animal Farm' have?

2/5

Q3.How many points of view do we get to experience with an omniscient narrator?

3/5

Q4.Why did Orwell use an omniscient narrator?

4/5

Q5.Who does Farmer Jones represent from the Russian Revolution?

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Introducing 'Animal Farm'

Complete this quiz to reflect on your learning from the lesson introducing the story of 'Animal Farm.'

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Who starts the idea of rebellion?

1/5

Q2.What kind of narrator does 'Animal Farm' have?

2/5

Q3.How many points of view do we get to experience with an omniscient narrator?

3/5

Q4.Why did Orwell use an omniscient narrator?

4/5

Q5.Who does Farmer Jones represent from the Russian Revolution?

5/5

Lesson summary: Introducing Animal Farm

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