MOTIFS: Tyranny, War, Human Nature, Martyrdom, Man Destroying Nature,
THEMES: Man is inhumane to man. We fear our own innate evil side. A group will struggle to gain consensus, and will continue to blame others.
SKILLS: Vocabulary, Syntax and Grammar, Literary Terms
READING SKILLS: Comprehension and Analysis of major literary elements like symbols, themes, allegory, conflict, tone, etc.; Comprehension and Application of Non-fiction
LENS: New Historic-ism, Author, Psychoanalytic
WRITING SKILLS: Structure, Purpose, Audience, Present tense/Active voice, Intro Paragraph and Thesis writing, Topic sentences, Analysis and Application of Theory and Text