7 weeks’ worth of reading homework tasks based on extracts from American texts published in the 1930s.
Easy and quick to self-assess in class as responses are chosen from multiple choices.
Tasks focus on comprehension, inference, vocabulary, sentence structures and punctuation.
1 - The 42nd Parallel by Jon Dos Passos (1930)
2 - As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner (1930)
3 - Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald (1934)
4 - The Snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway (1936)
5 - Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston (1937)
6 - The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck (1939)
7 - The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West (1939)