to kill a mockingbird
Post on 31-Dec-2015
Embed Size (px)
DESCRIPTIONTO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. MOTIFS/THEMES. RACISM SYMPATHY GROWING UP/MORAL EDUCATION MOCKINGBIRD AS A SYMBOL. STYLES. FLASHBACKS STRONG, VIVID VOCAB POWERFUL IMAGERY CREATES SETTING FIGURATIVE LANGUAGE HUMOR HOOKS AT THE END OF CHAPTERS SETTING DRIVES THE STORY - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
MOTIFS/THEMESRACISMSYMPATHYGROWING UP/MORAL EDUCATIONMOCKINGBIRD AS A SYMBOL2
STYLESFLASHBACKSSTRONG, VIVID VOCABPOWERFUL IMAGERY CREATES SETTINGFIGURATIVE LANGUAGEHUMORHOOKS AT THE END OF CHAPTERSSETTING DRIVES THE STORYSOUTHERN DIALECT MIGHT BE HARD TO READ BUT IT SUPPORTS THE IMAGERY3
"Maycomb County had recently been told that it had NOTHING TO FEAR BUT FEAR ITSELF (p. 06).-From Franklin D. Roosevelts first inaugural address. (March 4, 1933)" 'It's the DEWEY DECIMAL SYSTEM (p. 24).Dewey Decimal System: A system for organizing books in libraries devised by Melville Dewey. Contrary to what Jem tells Scout, this Dewey has nothing to do with John Dewey, a theorist of progressive education." 'Not exactly. The Cunninghams are country folks, farmers, and THE CRASH hit them hardest (p. 27).The Stock Market Crash of 1929, a cause of the Great Depression.
"...a MAN WHO SAT ON A FLAGPOLE for no discernible reason (p. 42).Flagpole sitting was a fad in the 1930s.
"He declared EGYPTIANS WALKED THAT WAY...(p. 79).Jem bases his knowledge on ancient pictures of Egyptian art.