Kill A Mockingbird By Harper Lee Essay

1302 Words Mar 18th, 2016 6 Pages
Today, millions of students are reading books in school that they find boring and unrelatable. Students sometimes find it hard to connect to the characters and the situations represented in the books they read for class. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee is not one of those books. This book has relatable characters like Scout and Jem who go through situations that student can find themselves relating to. To Kill a Mockingbird is a wonderful book with life lessons that will always be relevant and important to people of all ages. To Kill a Mockingbird teaches students about walking in other people 's shoes, the innocence of the world and the people living in it, also the way people should keep fighting even if others believe you 're on the losing side. Should To Kill a Mockingbird still be taught in schools today or should students be deprived from learning important life lessons from a beautifully written book?
To begin, this novel should continue to be taught in classes today because through the characters you can find yourself relating to their feeling therefore, helping you understand yourself as well as others.For example, Scout is curious about the many things happening around her. In chapter 9 Scout is quite curious as to why Atticus is defending Tom Robinson after a kid in school made it seem like what Atticus was doing is very wrong. “If you shouldn’t be defendin’ him, then why are you doin’ it?” (100). This quote shows that Scout is curious about why Atticus…

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