Just finish reading chapter 9 of To Kill a Mockingbird. Be ready to answer "Do Now" questions regarding the reading.
Most of you became confused about the supporting details for your essays, so here is an example: (Use the worksheet I gave you in class)
Remember to choose a position: Are the Gods are mankind's tormentors or benefactors?
Position: I believe the Gods were mankind's tormentors.
Supporting Myths: Persephone & Hercules
Paragraph 1: "Gods are easily provoked" -Topic sentences are based on the theme
A. Supporting Detail -Hera tries to kill Hercules as a child. (He is a symbol of Zeus' infidelity)
B. Supporting Detail -Hades decides to abduct Persephone because she is beautiful
Paragraph 2: "Gods unjustly punish"
Paragraph 3: "The resolution is often bad for the victim"