Set in the lush paradise of the South Seas, Stevenson tells his tales of magic and spirits, where incredible things can happen.
In The Isle of Voices meet Kalamake, the wizard of Molokai, Hawaii, who transforms seashells into dollars! Find out what happens to Keola, who is brutally tricked by Kalamake and escapes to a deserted island, only to find cannibals…
The Beach of Falesà is a thrilling tale of taboos, treachery, devils, island magic and two people who find love.
Good, evil, cannibalism and the macabre intertwine to create two unforgettable stories. While reading remember to note down the difficult words using stickers as we talked and then do the exercises which appear at the end of the chapter using a pencil. There are also some projects to do, if any student decides to do a digital essay, it must be handed in by June 23rd. In your final test, you will be invited to answer some questions related to the stories of this book.
The History of Money, The Hawaiian Islands and Copra.
Students of 3ºESO must read the chapter by the following dates:
The Isle of Voices
Chapter 1. “The Wizard of Molokai”. Monday 3rd March
Chapter 2. “The Sea of the Dead”. Monday 10th March
Dossier 1. “The History of Money”. Monday 17th March
Chapter 3. “Keola Escapes”. Monday 24th March
Chapter 4. “The Isle of Voices”. Monday 31st March
Chapter 5. “The Battle with the Invisible Enemy”. Monday 7th April
Chapter 6. “Back in Molokai”. Tuesday 22nd April
Dossier 2. “The Eight Islands”. Thursday 24th April
The Beach of Falesá
Chapter 1. “The Marriage”. Monday 28th April
Chapter 2. “The Taboo”. Monday 5th May
Dossier 3. “Copra”. Monday 12th May
Chapter 3. “The Missionary”. Monday 19th May
Chapter 4. “The Devil”. Monday 26th May