Learning Goal: I’m working on a english multi-part question and need a sample draft to help me learn.
What happened in the chapters of Oryx and Crake that you read this week (pages 1-66)?
This does not need to be a formal or well-edited summary. Think of it like a “brain dump.” Just write down all the things you can remember.
Or if it’s faster, you could copy and paste chapter summaries you wrote in your notes.
To earn full credit, your summary/brain dump should be:
About 8-10 sentences,
Fairly complete (cover the main things that happen in the assigned chapters), and
Accurate and clear.
What are 3 parts of the book that relate to one or more of the Essay #3 prompts, and
How do these parts of the book relate to at least one of the prompts?
Reminder of the prompt options:
In what way is genetic modification of humans potentially dangerous or unpredictable? What characters or events does Oryx and Crake use to show that genetic modification of humans is dangerous or unpredictable?
Why is society’s obsession with youth (or beauty) dangerous or unhealthy? What characters or events does Oryx and Crake use to show the negative impact of an obsession with youth or beauty?
Why is storytelling so important to society? What characters or events does Oryx and Crake use to show the importance of storytelling?
Should Snowman protect the Crakers and allow them to thrive as the new “human species” of this planet, or should he join the remaining humans and help them rebuild society (leaving the Crakers to die)? Why?
To earn full credit:
You should briefly summarize 3 parts of the book (1-3 sentences each), and
Briefly explain how each part of the book you summarized relates to one of the prompts (1-3 sentences each).
For a total of 6-18 sentences.
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