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ROAD 9: Side Trip

Reading Opens All Doors


Book to Movie

Choose one from below and discuss with a partner:

  • The BOOK was BETTER than the MOVIE
  • The MOVIE was BETTER than the BOOK
  • I only WATCHED the MOVIE
  • I only READ the BOOK
  • I SAW the MOVIE and READ the BOOK
  • BOOKS that would make great MOVIES...
  • If I was an ACTOR/ACTRESS I'd love to play the role of...
  • The MOVIE brought me to the BOOK
  • The MOVIE was BETTER than the BOOK


Literary Classics

What defines a CLASSIC Novel?

Discuss your thoughts on this question with the group.

My Reading Journey So Far...

Describe your READING JOURNEY so far...

Start from your earliest recollections, up until the present day.

  • Who did you read with when you were very young?
  • Can you remember the books that your read?
  • What books engaged, inspired and excited you the most?
  • What do you enjoy reading now?
  • If you could reset your "reading" journey, what would you do differently?
  • What type of books can you see yourself reading in the future?
  • Do you think reading books is important in your life?



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