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The Westing Game end of novel reflection:
Write 1 paragraph with your opinion of the book (did you like it? Why/why not? give examples). Then write 1 paragraph how the ending would be different if the author hadn't included chapters 29 & 30.
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The Westing Game
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Hatchet Novel Study Chapter Response Questions
Chapter 1: If you were Brian at the end of the chapter when he realizes he is alone in the plane, how would you feel? What would you be thinking?
Chapter 2: Would you choose to land the plane in a lake like Brian? Why or why not?
Chapter 5: Why does Brian hesitate to drink the lake water, even though he is extremely thirsty? Judge his decision to drink it.
Chapter 6: Why does Brian blame his mother for his current situation (pg 57)? Is he being fair about it?
Chapter 10: Why is it important for Brian to keep thinking about his rescuers? What might happen if he loses hope in being rescued?
Chapter 12: How has Brian adapted to his surroundings & made it easier to survive?
Chapter 16: This chapter is full of bad experiences for Brian. Why do you think the author decided to include these events in the same chapter? How would you handle it if you were Brian?
End of Novel: Write a paragraph summarizing the novel. Then, write a paragraph expressing your opinion (whether you liked it, and why/why not).