Karana, Ramo, Chief Chowing, Ulape
Captain Orlov, The Aleuts, Kimki, Matasaip
Nanko, Rontu, Tutok, Rontu-Aru
Person-against-self - an internal conflict of feelings.
Person-against-person - the typical protagonist vs. antagonist scenario.
Person-against-society - the protagonist battles against the larger organizations of society
(or a system of beliefs held by society).
Person-against-nature - the protagonist is threatened by a component of nature.
Analyze themes such as: friendship, acceptance, loneliness, courage, death, believing in yourself, coming of age, mythology & culture, women's roles, and racism.
Do symbols foreshadow the plot, affect tone and/or meaning?
Science: Islands, wolves, fishing, survival skills.
Social Studies: Ancient Mythologies, Native American Indian Culture, Women's Roles.
Classroom Projects: Art, Vocabulary, Writing, Fieldtrip to Channel Islands.