Why do you think Albom wrote this book, as well as what do you think he′s trying to establish in this first part of the book? What is the difference between topic and main idea? Share an example of
the topic and the main idea in Tuesdays with Morrie or from a recent movie you have seen. What are context clues? Find an example from Tuesdays with Morrie where you had to use context clues. Give
the sentence, the word, and explain what context clues you used to figure out the meaning of the word. Why does prior knowledge of the subject make it easier to get the main idea?