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The Dare Key Moment Chapter 1

Added: 15 Aug 2017 Contributor: Dara Hogan Resource type: Guide/notes / Worksheet / Activity

This worksheet takes the students through Chapter 1, examining how the author establishes setting, character and relationships. It also looks at the use of first person narrator and cliffhangers.

How it maps to the curriculum


Strand: 2. Reading

Strand unit: 04. Respond to Literary Texts Critically

Suggestions for use: Working individually or in groups the students use the worksheet to complete a close reading of Chapter 1 identifying the setting, narrator, main character, secondary characters, relationships and the use of narrators. This could be used as part of the initial reading, as a revision exercise or as a prompt for a writing exercise.

Key Skills:

  • Being Creative
  • Communicating
  • Managing Information and Thinking
  • Working with Others
  • Literacy

Meta information

  • Asset type: Document
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution-Noncommercial Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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