1. Read The Lottery by Shirley Jackson and answer the questions provided (2, 3, 5, 7, and 9).
2. Re-Read The Possibility of Evil.
In a post on your "Short Stories" page: respond to/discuss the idea of traditions. Should all traditions be passed on and participated in? What traditions are present in The Lottery and The Possibility of Evil? What are their outcomes/consequences? What are some traditions that you participate in? Do you agree with them? Why/Why not? Will you pass on the traditions to your children?
Title: Traditions - the Good, the Bad, and the Ugly - The Lottery and The Possibility of Evil.