Writing Alternative Plots for Robert C. O'Brien's "Z for Zachariah"


  • Aug 6 2010 4:40 PM

    Susanne Melton


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In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students read the science fiction novel "Z for Zachariah," by Robert C. O'Brien. This book is full of moral dilemmas. As a culminating activity for the novel, students write alternative endings for the novel based around the important decisions made by Ann Burden, the main character.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies