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Lesson 13: Comparing and contrasting themes in “Hollywood Dreams of Wealth, Youth, and Beauty” by Bob Mondello and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Lesson 13: Comparing and contrasting themes in “Hollywood Dreams of Wealth, Youth, and Beauty” by Bob Mondello and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Students read chapter 1 of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and determine the meaning of unfamiliar words on their vocabulary log. Students also analyze thematic connections between “Hollywood Dreams of Wealth, Youth, and Beauty” and chapters 1 and 2 of The Great Gatsby.