13: “I can tell Caballo doesn’t like what’s going on. He’s pointing at us and talking with his friends.” Why is Caballo upset by the singing children? He grouchy and never had a happy moment as a kid Ch. 14: “It’s his big chance to get him back, be the hero of the camp. I understand how he feels.” What is time earlier in the book when Julian wanted to be a hero, and how did that turn out for him?
The author uses words choice and foreshadowing to show the lesson. “...”Look up,” he said to his father. “What?” his Father said, looking up.“Look down” Laurie said. “Look at my thumb, gee you’re dumb.” he began to laugh insanely”(1 and 2) Laurie is showing disrespect to his parents and they do not care that he is. His mother and father only care about this Charles kid causing a ruckus in school.This gives Laurie the chance to be lousy at home without his parents noticing.Laurie makes up Charles to benefit from getting in trouble, so that his parents focus on Charles and not him.
Childhood The Grinch had a pretty bad childhood. First, when he landed in a basket his foster parents forgot him outside until the next morning. Next, he was bullied during elementary school for being different from everything. Lastly, people laughed at him when he shaved his beard to look nice. All in all the Grinch had a horrible childhood.
The falling leaves are like the falling of the summer spirit. Finny was the leader for all the boys in their class. Now that he is injured, they feel lost and leaderless. Gene feels guilty and jealous. The boys are now faced with being drafted into the war.
Selfishness of a child is represented as a negativity in Brother’s life when he starts to cry after presenting a walking Doodle to his loved ones. “Doodle told them it was I who had taught him to walk, so everyone wanted to hug me, and I began to cry… They did not know that I did it for myself; that pride, whose slave I was, spoke to me louder than all of their voices; and that Doodle walked only because I was ashamed of having a crippled brother,” (347). At the time, Brother doesn’twant to be known as the boy with the crippled brother, so he does whatever he can to teach Doodle to walk. He cries due to the fact that his family’s glee is only present at the time due to him ashamed. His own desires have taken over his mind, and he acts upon them.
A common theme in both novels is that not everyone is going to like you for who you are. In The Outsiders, Ponyboy is hated by his gangs because of his background and his gang he is from. Also Ponyboy is hated by people at school because he act hood at school. For example Ponyboy pulled out his pocket knife during his worm dissection, one of his classmate scream and called him a hood , told “him to get out of here…..”. This shows that Ponyboy is hated for who he is.
A book with an internal conflict is The Bully because Darrel a boy that goes to high school is bullied by another boy named Tyray and his friends. That makes Darrel sad because they call him names. Another book with an internal is The Secret Life of Bees. In the Secret Life of Bees Lily always is thinking about her
At first the song is going well, but Fletcher abruptly stops the band and tells Andrew that he is out of tempo. After a couple more renditions of the song Andrew keeps getting the tempo wrong. Fletcher finally flips out on Andrew and starts to call him derogatory terms and humiliate him in front of the class. He uses the conversation that they had in the hallway against him saying “You are a worthless, friendless, faggot-lipped piece of shit whose mommy left daddy when she figured out he wasn 't Eugene O 'Neill ad who’s now weeping and slobbering all over my
Mark Mathabane he did not like education , when he was forced to go to school for the first time . He first saw the bad boys saying of how school was useless when he said “ they hated it and thought it was a waste of time” (1) . So he had a bad first impression .So his mom and his grandma literally tied him to rops
What does it signify? Junior, throws his Geometry book because he was filled with rage and anger that his school, and tribe was that dirt poor that they had to study from the same books as their parents from decades ago. Junior felt that was the saddest thing in the world. He was completely fed up. 9) What is Mr. P’s advice to Junior?