Focus: What is the significance of the Taliban in The Kite Runner?
1. Warming up: Considering life under Taliban rule by reading some statements made by the Taliban
2. Enjoying a fishbowl discussion of The Kite Runner, Chapter 21
3. Wrapping up
1. Study for tomorrow's vocabulary quiz over words from Chapters 11-14. Also prepare for any make-up grammar quizzes from the last seven weeks.
2. Prepare your book talk if you haven't given yours yet.
3. Be sure to bring in your annotations/journal entries tomorrow, as well as your independent reading book or your copy of The Kite Runner.