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1. Word cloud
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In the Great Gatsby, what is the main character's name?
2. Slide
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Set in the roaring 20s of New York City, The Great Gatsby follows the story of Jay Gatsby, a mysterious millionaire who throws lavish parties in the hope of winning back his lost love. The novel focuses on the themes of wealth, love, and betrayal, which are explored through the relationships between its characters. The Great Gatsby is widely regarded as one of the greatest American novels of all time.
The Great Gatsby: A Story of Love, Wealth, and Betrayal
3. Slide
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wealth: The state or condition of having a great deal of money or material possessions. love: A strong feeling of affection and care towards another person. betrayal: An act of disloyalty or treachery; a breaking or violation of trust.
4. Slide
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The Great Gatsby was initially met with mixed reviews when it was first published in 1925. The novel has been adapted into five feature films, as well as two Broadway musicals and an opera. F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote The Great Gatsby while he and his wife were living in France.
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5. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What is the significance of the green light in "The Great Gatsby"?
6. Open question
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Work together in pairs: What do the green light and the eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckleburg represent in The Great Gatsby?
7. Drawings
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Brain break: Create a drawing that features a mashup of two different cultures, using one color palette and a variety of mixed media. Include at least three symbols and three elements of each culture in the drawing.
8. Poll
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Who is the protagonist of 'The Great Gatsby'?
  • Jay Gatsby
  • Daisy Buchanan
  • Nick Carraway
  • Tom Buchanan
9. Poll
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What is the green light on Daisy's dock a symbol of?
  • Wealth
  • Love
  • Hope
  • Family
10. Poll
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What does Gatsby do for a living?
  • Stockbroker
  • Bootlegger
  • Writer
  • Actor
11. Poll
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What is the name of Gatsby's extravagant mansion?
  • West Egg Manor
  • East Egg Palace
  • Gatsby's Mansion
  • West Mansion
12. Poll
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Who wrote 'The Great Gatsby'?
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Ernest Hemingway
  • William Faulkner
  • Mark Twain

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