Journal I.5

Students will respond to various portions of the book in a two-sided journal format.

From the book

From my head

Look at the list of gifts on pages 822 and following:

  • Margot: crossword puzzle book
  • Mrs. Van Daan: homemade shampoo
  • Mr. Van Daan: cigarettes made from old tobacco
  • Peter: razor
  • Mr. Frank: scarf
  • Mrs. Frank: IOU for 10 hours of complete obedience
  • Mr. Dussel: homemade ear plugs

How are each of the gifts appropriate for the people who receive them? What do Anne’s choices tell you about what she thinks about these individuals?


Write a summary of I.5. Make three predictions at right about what will happen later in the play.



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