Award-winning author eric walters is one of canada's best-known and most prolific writers of fiction for children and young adults he has published over eighty novels, which have won over one hundred awards, including eleven separate children's choice awards, and have been translated into over eleven languages around the world. Eric walters certainly doesn't shy away from tackling horrific subjects this book is a 2-for-1 - homelessness and genocide it is told with great compassion and insight as well as a lot of facts. Shattered by eric walters can anyone tell me a summary of the different stages of the plot in shattered this is not a big project so im not cheating its just so i can share it with the class. Novel study of shattered by eric walters novel study of shattered by eric walters.
Eric walters, a former elementary school teacher, is one of canada's most popular authors for children and young adultshe has written more than seventy books that together have won more than a hundred awards, and talks to hundreds of young people in schools and libraries across the country each year. Shattered is a 2006 novel by eric walters it has a foreword from lieutenant-general roméo dallaire , who was the force commander for the united nations mission to rwanda [2. In order to pass social studies, fifteen-year-old ian must complete community volunteer service choosing to work at the club sounds like fun, until he arrives at what turns out to be a soup kitchen for the homeless in an unsafe part of the city. Shattered quotes (showing 1-2 of 2) no matter where you go, no matter how far you run, you can't run away from yourself ― eric walters , shattered.
Transcript of shattered by eric walters the first time jacques is introduced in the novel readers make the immediate assumption that he is just a homeless man on the streets of toronto, but as the book progresses on readers learn much more to his story than that. Shattered by eric walters a great book it brought a very powerful message almost everyone sees poverty but for people who haven't it really changes what you see and your thoughts of things involving homeless people. Shattered in order to pass social studies, fifteen-year-old ian must complete community volunteer service choosing to work at 'the club,' sounds like fun, until he arrives at what turns out to be a soup kitchen for the homeless in an unsafe part of the city.
Novel study of shattered by eric walters chapter 8 ian is asked by his teacher, mrs watkins, to talk to the class about his volunteer assignment. Shattered [eric walters] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers fifteen-year-old ian must complete community volunteer service to pass social studies.
The rule of three, shattered, bifocal eric robert walters cm (born 1957) is a canadian author of young adult fiction and picture books  as of 31 january 2014, eric walters has written 92 books. In shattered, eric walters hauls the reader through the life of ian, the protagonist who experiences the joy of helping others throughout this white pine award novel, ian continually offers help to people around him reflecting to them that their lives are not perfect and they ought to alter it somewhat. In this bildungsroman, or coming-of-of-age novel, the main themes are homelessness (and its causes) as well as globalism it is the main character, ian, through which we learn about these themes.
Eric walters wrote shattered to include history in a fictional story shattered was written for young adults and the main character was about a boy, aged 15/16, who is a young adult too my thoughts. Eric walters is a canadian author whose books i've actually heard of quite frequently where i actually gave them a chance genocide was the only word slash subject that described this novel what i prejudged and had heard of before, and i'm honestly so surprised with the outcome. Author - eric walters made with explain everything. An assessment of students' knowledge of assigned reading for the novel shattered by eric walters you will have a maximum of 10 minutes to complete this exam.
Shattered by eric walters is a well structured book with obvious character development for the main character ian he was a spoiled teenage boy who came from a rich family yet forced to go help out in the club for passing his civics class. Climax describe (1 paragraph) the climax of the novel context definitions: make a list of 5-10 words that you did not know the meaning of, look up their definitions and write out the definition for each word, use each in a sentence of your own.