Atticus Finch and Parenting Essay

708 Words Apr 11th, 2013 3 Pages
Domenichella 1

Peter Domenichella
Mod F
11/12/12
Atticus Finch and Parenting in To Kill a Mockingbird Atticus Finch is a single father of two children, Jeremy Finch, also known as Jem Finch, and Jean Louise Finch, also known as Scout Finch. Atticus raises his kids by trying to instill good qualities and virtues, such as justice and equality. He also worked to develop a respective conscience in Jem and Scout. Atticus has a very kind and loving relationship with his kids. The parenting style of Atticus can’t be criticized, because he’s a single father and a lawyer. In Harper Lee’s novel To Kill a Mockingbird Atticus Finch has a good approach to parenting, a kind and loving relationship with his children, and his style of
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Atticus is a very loving and caring father, and he has a very strong and kind relationship with Jem and Scout. Atticus Finch’s parenting in To Kill a Mockingbird can’t be criticized at all. Atticus has so many things working against him and he’s doing well raising Jem and Scout. His wife died before she was ever able to help raise the children and Jem and Scout grew up without a mother. Even without his wife’s support, Atticus still did a good

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