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Life As We Knew It Discussion Questions

Instructor: Christopher Muscato

Chris has a master's degree in history and teaches at the University of Northern Colorado.

''Life as We Knew It'' is a young adult novel about a world that collapses as the Moon is pushed closer to Earth. These questions can help guide your students through a discussion on the novel's themes, plot, and characters.

Life as We Knew It

Life as We Knew It is a 2006 young-adult science fiction novel by American author Susan Beth Pfeffer. The story examines the devastating consequences of the Moon moving closer to Earth through the eyes of a 16-year old girl. It's an engaging read, although there is a slight chance that the details of natural disasters could serve as triggers for some students. The following questions can help guide a class discussion on the book's plot, themes, and characters.

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