Monday, December 17, 2007

What is Theme?

Many say that across Katherine Paterson's novels there are similar themes...

In this blog you MUST provide a definition for the word theme and determine the theme in Katherine Paterson's Jip:His Story.

You must provide evidence and explain your reasoning.

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Mesopotamian Jobs

Why was it important for there to be many different jobs in Sumer?

Monday, December 10, 2007

The Kings Equal

Are you enjoying The Kings Equal? Now that you have read 2 of Katherine Paterson's books, are there any similarities in her writing that you can discuss? Provide evidence for your points.

Friday, November 30, 2007

Was Sumer a Civilization?

Explain and provide evidence. Your answer MUST be in paragraph form (5-7 sentences).

Thursday, November 29, 2007


What are some characteristics of a civilization?

Be sure to explain and provide evidence for your answer. Your response should be at least a paragraph (5-7 sentence).