Chapter Twenty-Seven - Discussion Activity

There is a terrible tragedy in this chapter. With a small group of students, or with your class, discuss what you think the death in this chapter will mean for the remainder of Harry’s time at Hogwarts? How do you think the loss will affect the school? Do you think it will reopen? Do you think the loss of this character will make it impossible to defeat Voldemort? How do you think Harry will deal with this loss? Discuss these questions, as well as any other questions or worries you may have.