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Hunger Games Discussion Questions

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Chapter 1 Would you like to live in District 12?  Explain How is Panem an “oppressive” country? Do you think there are places like Panem on earth today? Chapter 2 Do you think Katniss’ anger towards her mother is justified? How might Katniss’ only previous encounter with Peeta affect her during the games? Chapter 3 […]

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Hunger Games Chapter Questions

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Chapter Questions for The Hunger Games Students are to answer these comprehension questions as they read the first five chapters of The Hunger Games. Chapter One Why does Buttercup hate Katniss? Why is District 12 surrounded by fences? How is Katniss’ mother different from other residents of the Seam? Why don’t Gale and Katniss run […]

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Teaching Theme in The Hunger Games

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The Hunger Games is a great novel to use when teaching theme. Because they are interested and invested in the story and its conflicts, students enjoy analyzing and discussing the novel’s messages bigger questions. I like to begin with a list of topics from The Hunger Games.  We make a master list on the board […]

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