We looked at various elements of the novel: themes, characters, pivotal moments, motifs, social and historical context, settings/places. Students like to engage with the ideas of others and using poster paper enables large scale interaction. 186 more words
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Batman is for children. Superman is the costumed hero for adults.
What’s that you say? I’ve got that backward? That Superman is a candy-coloured confection offering black and white ethics while… 813 more words
I recently finished reading A Christmas Carol as part of my freelance work writing revision questions on English Literature texts. Although it might sound cringeworthy I am in no way embarrassed to say that pretty much my entire comprehension of this story was, up until now, based on watching The Muppets Christmas Carol more times than I care to remember as a child…and a fully grown adult. 200 more words
Honestly, you know you’ve made it big when The Muppets adapt your work. Though whether people knowing the notes of your novel due to overexposure to cartoons and parodies rather than actually having read it could be counted as success, could be up for debate. 1,159 more words