• Goal: Explain how literary elements such as setting, characters, conflict and plot affect one another in a story.

    • We will be focusing on conflict for chapters 4-6.
    • To view our learning scale for these lessons click this link: Scale



    Link to the whole novel:

    CLICK HERE for "The Outsiders" By S.E. Hinton


    *Below is a Link to the whole novel in Spanish. If needed, I'd recommend side-by-side reading. Read the chapter in your strongest language, but have the other version open in another browser for reference. CLICK HERE for: The Outsiders in Spanish


    Chapter 4:

    Read chapter 4 or view the video link below.

    Think about the conflicts these characters are facing in this chapter and how each character is reacting to the conflicts. You may want to take some notes on conflicts to use on the other assignments. Your notes do not need to be submitted; they will be for personal use.

     CLICK HERE to view the Chapter 4 Video (25 min)


    Chapter 5:

    Read chapter 5 or view the video link below.

    Ponyboy recites a poem while hiding out in the old church. Think about what the poem might mean and how it shows the conflicts the boys are facing.

    CLICK HERE to view Chapter 5 Video (27 min)


     Chapter 6:

    Read chapter 6 or view the video link below.

    Review your notes on conflicts from chapter 4 and think about how some of these conflicts are coming to be resolved and some are just getting worse.

    CLICK HERE to View Chapter 6 Video (25 min)