Gatsby essay planning idea

Today my Upper 6th class were recovering from a late night: a trip to an Immersive Gatsby performance. We were looking at planning essays – specifically finding good links between the ideas which make up an essay.

Rather than a title, we played the game of opening the text at a random page and choosing a quotation on which to base an exploration of themes, across 2 texts.

Here are the results of 20 minutes thinking.