Warm Up: Scout’s teacher is very unaware of the social climate of Maycomb. What would a new teacher need to understand about the social climate of Quincy? In other words, what are the most important unwritten rules of Quincy?
How much of your own identity has been shaped or influenced by this social climate?
Literature Focus: To Kill A Mockingbird
Understanding Maycomb County
Scout as a narrator and her connection with Maycomb
Special Focus: Tone-Overview and application to Scout
Homework: Read Chapters 4-5 and complete close reading guide.