On page 39 George says ”He’s dumb as hell, but he ain’t crazy”. This is a small part that shows that Lennie has a mental disability. He isn’t very smart and he can’t talk by himself. He has George always telling him what to do. George also protects him from the people that would make a big deal out of finding out what really is wrong with Lennie.
Freak tries to signal Max to get help. Max sprints to the nurses office and yells, “Quick, he can’t breathe, he can’t breathe!” The nurses rush to Freak and call an ambulance. Freak goes to the hospital and starts to breathe again. Freak ends up feeling better but Max is left wondering about Freak for the rest of the day. This models how Freak can use his mental capabilities to figure out a way to tell Max to to get help even though he can’t talk because he is choking.
Also, Johnny was only the one who serves as a vent to his parents’ anger. Days pass and years pass, Johnny was horribly scared of violence. According to the saying of parents are the best teach- ers to children, the violence was just like a seed which was kept in Johnny’s heart and grew gradual- ly day by day. That was all
The parents in panic, screamed, causing them to understand why those screams coming from the nursery sounded so familiar. It was their screams. Soon after they were locked, they were killed. Denouement/Resolution & What is revealed about the plot and the characters? David McClean, the psychologist reaches their house to pick the family up.
Most students learn by constructing knowledge based on an engaged learning process rather than by absorbing knowledge from passive sources. The diversity of student backgrounds, abilities and learning styles makes each person unique in the way he or she reacts to information. The intersection of diverse student backgrounds and active learning needs a comfortable, positive environment in which to take root. Dr. King continues by explaining, “Education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society. The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals.” From back then to today’s society, kids are failing because they lack those morals that they need to succeed.
He concealed his feelings in worry of looking soft in front of Socs or even worse, his fellow Greasers. His high IQ and good grades and interest in books and movies do not matter because he lives on the poor side of town. He gets judged on where he comes from, rather than on the person he tries to become and hopes to become. Johnny, the second youngest Greaser, gets jumped by Socs, and has feared them since the incident. Johnny, the loyal gang member, gets described as the gang 's pet.
Conformity Will conforms to the “bad boy” image. Since he is an orphan and was in numerous foster homes where he was abused he feels like he can’t accomplish great things. Instead, he jumps from job to job, gets involved in aggressive fights and tries to avoid incarceration, and goofs around with his friends. Along with this, Will has also spent time studying and is very intelligent but does not wish to pursue a grand career. We know this from a conversation he has with his friend Chuckie.
Following his second call with his mother, Hally becomes emotionally unstable, venting out his frustrations on his servants. When Sam finally snaps and retaliates after Hally’s racist joke, Hally reveals his true feelings towards his father. After Sam recalls a memory in which he carried Hally’s drunk father back home with little Hally by his side, Hally finally admits, “I love him” (58). Hally’s hatred towards his father is not genuine, but derives from shame. Hally is embarrassed of his father’s drinking habits, but even more ashamed of the night when his black servant had to carry his drunk father back home and clean up the mess he made in his pants.
In the end, he has words of the wiser to leave the readers stunned and inspired. Ponyboy goes through the first stage of the hero 's journey as shown when he claims he is different from his family and friends and he has good grades which its stereotypical for people of his status not to have good grades. Ponyboy is set apart from the rest of the greasers because he likes to watch movies and books he describes his brothers as “never cracks a book” and “ works to hard to be interested in a story” he also states he isn 't like the other greasers because “ nobody in our gang digs movies and books the way I do”
The following pages will discuss Huckleberry Finn, a very young kid that father was very abusive with no other family members to take care of him. These two older women tried to care for Huck by the name of Widow Douglas and Miss Watson, they tried to raise him the good old-fashioned way but Huck was too street smarts and hyper to listen to abide by the rules anyway, plus his drunken, despicable dad played a part in his action also. Huck was a fast thinker at all times he faked his death, after his dad tried to get the ladies to sell there slave by the name of Jim to give him money if they wanted to continue to raise Huck. After faking his death, he decided to go down the Mississippi River. Jim went with him because he wanted to go and be free,
I read “Middle school: Mmy Bbrother is a Bbig Ffat Lliar” by James Patterson.The book mainly talks about what the title explains.On how having a brother that continuously lies on you and one who is consantly annoying you in any and everything you do.You would think since he’s older he would act more mature than what he does,but he doesn’t.At times it does show where they aren’t trying to cut each others heads off but them actually getting along, which is barely ever. Reading this story made me feel sad at times but covered up the sadness with laughter soon after (that rhyme).In my opinion, when writing this he intended to entertain by making people laugh and it definitely did.Because in his writing, he uses jokingly and sarcastic
The result of Ferris going against the school system and experiencing real life outside of school makes him an anti-hero. [You jump very quickly to this main idea from your description of the school system as it looks today. Steps missing: is school the bad guy or the good guy? Does Ferris’s school look similar to what you’re describing?] The movie begins with a fake sick Ferris and his concerned parents in his bedroom.
But to put things straight” (Golding 79). Throughout his speech other kids try to interrupt him and he stands his ground and tells them that he has the conch. Another thing that he did was after he finished he let other kids talk freely. Ralph makes a great leader but he does lack some qualities to be the best leader that the group could have. Jack however does not have the best communication
Environment Effect The environment affects how people will behave in a specific situation. They can act like a different person because of the physical condition they are in and how it makes them feel. In The Pigman, by Paul Zindel, John changes his personality when he is placed in different scenarios. John acts differently when he is in school than when he is out of school. In school, John doesn 't care about of his grades and usually does not do his homework.
Her abundance of experience can be good, because she knows how to teach things in the best possible way, but it is can be bad because her teaching style is not as modern other teachers. What frustrates Narwin most about Philip is that he is a very smart boy, but does not put in his full effort, also he does not follow the rules and never listens to her in homeroom. Lunser on the other hand, threatened to have Philip sing solo which is against the rules in his homeroom class. (Avi, 8) Philips writing style is creative. (Avi, 9) His writing style proves that he does not try in school.