Directions: Create two symbols that express two key ideas in Thirteen Reasons Why. Be sure to include the book title, author’s name, two quotes from the text that express these ideas (along with the page number), the two symbols, other illustrations that represent these ideas, and a brief explanation of why you chose these ideas. Your project should be 1-2 pages long. Be sure to provide any sources if you are using the internet.
• Book title (1 pt)
• Author (1 pt)
• Two quotes from the text that express key ideas within the text (4 pts)
• Two symbols (3 pts)
• Other illustrations that represent these ideas (3 pts)
• A brief explanation of why you chose these ideas (3 pts)
Common Core Standards
RL. 9-10.1 Cite strong thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
W.9-10.9 Draw evidence from literary texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Foreseen challenges: Some students may struggle with finding symbols for certain ideas; these student may require additional support.