Homework Assignments

Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck

Create timeline for novel, citing 5 significant events.
Explain which characters are tragic heroes and cite reasons for each.
Creative Essay (100 pts) Create an alternative ending to the novel, from the point of Curly's wife's death.

The Call of the Wild, Jack London

Create Character Sketch for chapters 1-4
List each of Buck's owners, and the environment in which he lives with them.
Discuss Buck's demonstration of adaptability, citing examples.