Novel Study - Grades 6 - 8 - Phantom Toll Booth
Wednesdays 2PM - 3:30PM
July 7, 14, 21, 28
August 4, 11
Explore the world created by Norton Juster. In this story we follow the adventures of Milo, an apathetic boy who happens upon a toll booth that takes him to a different world. In this land, language is figurative, so you better be sure to say what you need efficiently and correctly.
Besides reading the story, we will learn about
- figurative language,
- dynamic character
- themes, and
- how to prepare your notes to write a paper
By the end of this novel study, participants will have a thorough understanding of figurative language and how to take notes and how to prepare to write a paper.