Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Color of Water and Kite Runner Research Guide: Home

For More Help

Color of Water Assignment

Read 11 Color of Water Presentation

Selection Themes
Mother and Children relationships
Man’s inhumanity to man
Friendship
The power of education
Role of books/literacy
Coming of age
Discrimination, prejudice, bigotry
Abuse

You may prepare presentations on these topics as an individual or you may team up with no more than two (2) classmates to prepare a presentation on one of the units listed above.  Using solid research, as well as personal experience, each individual must plan and make a 10 minute presentation to the class on any topic of choice with the unit. In addition to each member presenting, you may also use videos, handouts, role-playing, etc. All team members will receive the same grade.

 

Kite Runner Presentation

Read 100 Kite Runner Class Presentations

Each presentation must be at least ten minutes long and is worth 50 points.

Dates of presentations will be chosen by lot in class. Barring illness, you must make your presentation on the scheduled date. Missing your scheduled date could make it difficult on your classmates who must also meet scheduled deadlines.

Note: This resource search is required of all students as part of their presentation preparation.

Choose three sources that provide information for your presentation. Write a summary of each.

Choose ONE (1) of the following to complete the course requirement.

2. Textbook Topics as Presentations

a) kites

b) discrimination

c) sin and redemption

d) literacy and the written word

e) family ties

f) violence

g) homeland and nationality

You may prepare presentations on these topics as an individual or you may team up with no more than two (2) classmates to prepare a presentation on one of the units listed above. Using solid research, as well as personal experience, each individual must plan an make a 10 minute presentation to the class on any topic of choice with the unit. In addition to each member presenting, you may also use videos, handouts, role-playing, etc. All team members will receive the same grade.

Other options: If you have an idea for a presentation that would be more useful to you than those described above, please make an appointment to see me. I am always open to your suggestions.