This 11 slide Power Point Introductory to Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden begins with a small group discussion on storytelling which leads to class questions directly related to themes within the novel but centered on topics relevant to today’s youth. There is also a quote taken from the novel which is centered on one of the themes, which the students discuss and analyze.
There is a brief biography on Boyden along with a TV interview regarding the novel. There are teacher notes below the slides to help expand on images and words viewed on the slide. These words and images are on a timed sequence for each slide in presentation mode. It is only necessary to click from slide to slide.
Included in 11 slide Power Point:
Group activity on storytelling
Class discussions questions
Quotation Analysis Class Activity
Brief Boyden Biography and clip Interview
Story Summary with focus on two of the three main characters
Narrative Structure and Symbols and Motifs
Brief Summary of Francis (Peggy) Pegahmagabow, WW1 sniper. Brief activity.
Teacher support notes below slides.