Maus Response to Literature Essay

mausYour Writing Task: Maus is a true memoir of people surviving during wartime. What can we as readers learn from this story? In at least a five-paragraph essay, describe a theme (lesson, moral) that this graphic novel reveals. Include textual details from the stories to back up your ideas.

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1.Read: Read the article as a group.

2.Write: Each student will take Cornell Notes on the article.

3.Group: Create a group poster to share. Include important points, drawings, quotes, advice, etc.

4.Present: The group will present your article and poster to the class.

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