Welcome 7th grade English and Read 180 students!
This trimester you will be reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton. It is a great coming of age novel that deals with social and family issues, as well as the importance of friends.
Questions to think about:
1) What does it mean to be an outsider?
2) What is a family?
3) What is the difference between a clique and a gang?
4) Are people that have more money and things always happier than those that don’t?