March: Science Fiction/Fantasy
A Wrinkle in Time
Activity # 1: (ART) Illustrate the three witches -- Mrs. Who, Mrs. Which, and Mrs. Whatsit. In order to characterize your illustration, include five quotes from the book that reveal their behaviors, personalities, physical appearances, and other unique qualities.
Activity #2: (WRITING/ART) Create an inter-galactic travel brochure that describes one of Meg, Charles and Calvin's destinations in the novel (Uriel, Camazotz, or Earth). Keep in mind that travel brochures are marketing devices, so point out and play up the destination's positive features. Include carefully placed and designed illustrations.
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle was published in 1962 by Bantam Doubleday Dell Books, NY NY.
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