Friday, June 11, 2010

New Thoughts

This year we read a book called The Hunger Games it is about a dystopian government that has split its own country into 12 districts where children between the ages of 12-18 are picked to compete in a death match called The Hunger Games to see who will win. The second book in this series is called Catching Fire and based on The Hunger Games here are some predictions on the second book: I believe that there will be controversy between Peeta and Gale, and a smattering of rebellion against the government.

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Head High 'Till I Die

I did research on a "rebel" in history that has shaped the way our society is today, the "rebel" I chose is Chief Joseph an Indian chief who lead his people against the U.S. Army to fight against oppression where his people were unfairly being rounded into reservations where they were expected to live off barely any supplies and even poorer conditions glog