The Garden Party Discussion Questions

Instructor: Tara Schofield
'The Garden Party' is a story examining social classes, priorities, and attitudes toward others in our world. The story provides an opportunity for your students to consider their personal beliefs toward others who are of a different social status.

Using the Questions

When you study The Garden Party with your students, they have the opportunity to compare lifestyles, understand choices, and gain a greater awareness of moments that impact them. The questions below were designed to help your students consider the story from different vantage points. The three categories of questions relate to the characters in the story, the events of the storyline, and how the responding student can relate to the people and themes of The Garden Party. You may choose to mix and match questions depending on what's suitable for your students and their maturity level.

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