Robot Zot by Jon Scieszka

Schema: Robot Zot is not from planet earth, so the things we have in our schema are not in his.  He fights with a blender, mixer, coffee maker, toaster, television, and thinks that a dog in a warrior to contend with as well.

This book would be a great example of how we have to make connections in our schema to understand and learn new things.

Personification: Robot Zot feels love for the toy phone.

POV: The story is told from Robot Zot’s point of view, but when he leaves we see the man’s POV as he thinks his dog destroyed everything.

Voice: We hear Robot Zot’s voice in the language and POV.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *