THE MOST DANGEROUS GAME SYMBOL PUZZLE OR
Go back to your notes and the story to review the specific
character traits of Rainsford, Zaroff, and Ivan that affect their
motives and actions in the story. Refer to the character chart
you filled out during the reading.
Analyze the traits you have listed for their connection to the
theme and choose the 5-8 best representations.
Decide on a symbol for the character you are assigned.
Draw a picture of the symbol on a large sheet of construction
paper. Cut the symbol into puzzle pieces.
On each characterization puzzle piece list a character trait and
the action that demonstrates the trait.
Neatly write in black sharpie so it is large enough to read from
You will present your puzzles to the class by placing each piece
on the board as you explain (clearly, in “speech” format) your