1. Complete the pre-reading survey.
2. Read S.E. Hinton's Biography.
Type 2: Write 8-10 lines - What are your first impressions of our author? Include at least 2 details from the biography that helped you form your impressions.
Based on the information you read in S.E. Hinton's biography, and the pre-reading questions you have answered, Make 6 predictions about The Outsiders. Your predictions can include events that might take place, situations that might show up, or topics that might be addressed.