Influence Of Setting On Characters In Portal 2
English Language Arts
David Hunter, Teacher
School / Organization, City and State / Province
Bellevue Big Picture School, Bellevue, WA
- English Language Arts Standards
- Reading Literature, Key Ideas and Details
Common Core Standards
Reading Literature 7.3 Key Ideas and Details: Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact (e.g., how setting shapes the characters or plot).
Two 50 minute periods.
- Examine and describe character and setting
- Analyze how characters are driven or influenced by the setting
Students take notes on the Characters and Setting in the introduction and first few levels of Portal 2. From these notes and descriptions they examine how characters are influenced by the setting of the story.
Teacher Materials Needed
Student Materials Needed
- Portal 2
- Student Handout
- Writing Utensil