Lord of the Flies
Lord of the Flies
by William Golding

Lord of the Flies Learning Guide: Table of Contents

Introduction
Analysis
Symbolism, Imagery, Allegory
The Conch
The Fire
The Glasses
The Pighunts
Ralph's Hair
Clothing
Allegory
The Beast
Body Paint
Wounds
Setting
Narrator Point of View
Genre
Tone
Writing Style
What’s Up With the Title?
What's Up With the Ending?
Tough-o-Meter
Plot Analysis
Booker's Seven Basic Plots Analysis
Three Act Plot Analysis
Trivia
Steaminess Rating
Allusions
Brief Summary
Events
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Characters
Ralph
Ralph Timeline
Jack
Jack Timeline
Simon
Simon Timeline
Piggy
Piggy Timeline
Roger
Roger Timeline
Sam and Eric
Sam and Eric Timeline
Percival
Percival Timeline
Study Questions
Character Roles (Protagonist, Antagonist...)
Protagonist
Antagonist
GuideMentor
Foil
Companion
Tools of Characterization
Themes
Quotes
Primitivity
Primitivity Quotes
Civilization
Civilization Quotes
Innocence
Innocence Quotes
Rules and Order
Rules and Order Quotes
Fear
Fear Quotes
Power
Power Quotes
Identity
Identity Quotes
Religion
Religion Quotes
Wisdom and Knowledge
Wisdom and Knowledge Quotes
Youth
Youth Quotes
Best of the Web
Module Quizzes
Module Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said)
Quotes (What was Said) Flashcards
Quotes (What was Said) True or False
Themes (For the Most Part)
Themes (For the Most Part) Flashcards
Themes (For the Most Part) True or False
Symbols
Symbols Flashcards
Symbols True or False
Anyone claimed Mosquitoes?
Anyone claimed Mosquitoes? Flashcards
Anyone claimed Mosquitoes? True or False
Boys Will Be Boys
Boys Will Be Boys Flashcards
Boys Will Be Boys True or False
Lordy, Lordy
Lordy, Lordy Flashcards
Lordy, Lordy True or False
Essay
Teaching Lord of the Flies
Current Events & Pop Culture
Assignments & Activities
Write a Song
Make a Book Cover
Characterization
Chew On This
Character Journal Entry
Facebook Plot Summary
Archetypes
Symbolism, Allusion, and Irony
Literary Devices
Adaptation
Why Should I Care?
Shmoop Amongst Yourselves
Crime Scene Island
I'm Gonna Wait for the Movie
Real-Life Lord of the Flies
Discussion & Essay Questions
Reading Quizzes
Related History & Literature on Shmoop
Terms