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Lesson 37: Introducing the extension task: summarizing “Do Animals Think and Reflect?”

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Students will be introduced to their extension task, which will require them to write an essay in response to the question: “Should Jack London be considered a nature faker?” Students will read, summarize, and identify Burroughs’ argument in “Do Animals Think and Reflect” in preparation for their argumentative essay.

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