Read through your classmate's posts on this topic. Choose one post and try to persuade that person to do the opposite. For example: If someone wrote that they would try to escape. try to think of reasons why that person should stay. If your classmate wrote that they would stay; try to persuade him/her to stay and accept their fate. Give specific details about why they should listen to your advice.
After reading chapter 12, put yourself in Smokeshell's place. What would you have done if you were chosen to be sacrificed? Would you accept your fate? Would you try to escape? Give specific details about your plan and why you would do it.