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Journal: Explain what the term prejudice means to you and how it influences how people act in 3 lines or more.(If you do not know what prejudice means, look it up!) Takeout your notes over Watsons.
August 28: Martin Luther King, Jr., gives his “I Have a Dream” speech in front of the Lincoln memorial in Washington D.C.
November 22: President John F. Kennedy is assassinated during a motorcade parade in Dallas, TX.
Birmingham 1963 Birmingham became a focus for the Civil Right’s Movement in 1963, Bull Connor (chief of police) http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/on thisday/big/0915.html http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/on thisday/big/0915.html
Momma’s Trip on Google http://goo.gl/maps/PlRzY
About the Author/Novel See Worksheet and follow along!
Literary Elements: 1. External Conflict Conflict that occurs outside the mind of a character. Example: Kenny faces external conflict as he struggles with the teasing and tormenting his brother inflict on him.
2. Internal Conflict Conflict that occurs inside the mind of a character. Example: Kenny faces internal conflict when he struggles with the church bombing and the way it makes him feel.
4. Point of View (P.O.V.) The narrator’s perspective. First-Person P.O.V: the narrator is also a character in the story. – Uses the pronouns I and we – The reader can only see into the mind of the narrator.
5. Theme The main idea The message There are several themes in this story. – The Importance of Family – The Power of Prejudice Can you think of others?