Short Story Discussion

Short Story Discussion

The Best Gift


Think about gifts that you’ve received. Chances are that some of them were welcome, some of them were strange, and others might have been unexpected.

Complete a Quick Write that responds to the following questions.

  • What was the best gift (doesn’t have to be a material possession) you’ve ever been given?
  • Who gave it to you?
  • What made it exceptional?

Open Notebook

Share your response with a partner. What is similar and what is different about your responses?

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