Tkam Essay

  • Tkam speech

    bird speech I chose to do the paradoxical commandment that says, “Give the world the best you have and you'll get kicked in the teeth. (Give the world the best you have anyway)”. I chose this one because I feel like many characters had a situation in TKAM where they may have felt this way. The examples I chose to use that really stuck out to me were Atticus and the trial; Boo Radley and his reputation; Tom Robinson and his death. Scout and her personality, Dill and not being able to get Boo out

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  • Socratic Seminar Questions Tkam

    Period 6 Nieto Socratic Seminar Questions TKAM 1) Discuss Atticus’s parenting style. What is his relationship to his children like? How does he seek to instill conscience in them? a. Atticus is a wise man, committed to justice and equality, and his parenting style is based on fostering these virtues in his children—he even encourages Jem and Scout to call him “Atticus” so that they can interact on terms as equal as possible. Throughout the novel, Atticus works to develop Scout’s and

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  • TKAM SOME OF THE QUESTIONS

    TKAM Chapter 4 Through 11 Questions Chapter 4 1. Briefly describe the symbolism of Scout’s nickname and how it is appropriate. The symbolism in scout’s nicknames is that it is referred as an explorer, someone who likes to get out and enjoy nature. That’s is why explorer is appropriate for scout because It fits the characteristics of him. 2. What does Jem’s response to Scout’s chewing the gum tell the reader about his feelings for her? It shows that Jem cares about his little sister

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  • Tkam Essay

    To the people of Maycomb, Tom Robinson is just a “sorry negro”, who comitted an unthinkable crime. Also like Boo Radley, Tom was known by what the people of Maycomb had to say about him. After Tom was accused of rape, a lot of people consider him an evil human being. During the trial while Bob Ewell testifies, he points to Tom and says, “I seen that black negro yonder ruttin' on my Mayella.” (Lee 73). According to Bob Ewell, Tom Robinson was a monster who violently raped and beat his beloved daughter

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  • Why We Should Keep To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee Essay

    in the steps of a great writer, especially when they have been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for TKaM. You would be hard-pressed to find another book that would prove as invaluable a learning tool as TKaM. Finally we must move to the issue of banning books. I believe that banning books, no matter the reason, is wrong. Like the quote I had at the start of my essay, just because some people might think TKaM is inappropriate for 9th graders; it doesn’t mean that the book itself should be banned. America

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