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Interactive video lesson plan for: POV: Point of View

Activity overview:

Learn the different kinds of narrative POV: reliable first person, unreliable first person, omniscient third person, limited third person, objective third person, and even the rarely-used second person. Also, better understand why understanding POV is an important life skill, beyond the writing or study of literature.

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16 questions

1. Who is narrating The Alchemist? (00:00:16)

2. What does reliable mean? (00:00:23)

3. Is this like The Alchemist? (00:00:39)

4. Have you read a story like this before? (00:01:08)

5. Have you ever read a story like this? (00:02:02)

6. What does off his rocker mean? (00:02:31)

7. Do you like this idea? (00:02:52)

8. Would you trust Watson's narration? (00:03:26)

9. Is this like The Alchemist? (00:03:44)

10. Is this reliable? (00:04:10)

11. Who is the author of the Alchemist? Who is the narrator? (00:05:04)

12. Do you think it would make it more interesting? (00:05:41)

13. What does infer mean? (00:06:05)

14. Have you ever read a book like this? (00:06:32)

15. Why? (00:06:47)

16. Would you like a book like this? (00:07:18)

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