PlotVocabulary and History CharactersThemesLiterary Devices I Potpourri 100 200 300 400 500
Plot 100 Why did the Danes destroy their own Navy?
Plot 100 To keep the Nazi’ s from using their ships.
Plot 200 How did the Johanson’s hide Ellen when the Nazi’s came?
Plot 200 They claimed Ellen was their daughter Lise.
Plot 300 What is the major conflict in the novel?
Plot 300 The Nazi’s wanted to arrest all of the Jews and ‘relocate’ them.
Plot 400 Why did Mama take the girls on a trip to Uncle Henrick’s?
Plot 400 So Uncle Henrick could smuggle Ellen, family, and few other people to safety in Sweden.
Plot 500 Why did Annemarie have to rip Ellen’s necklace off?
Plot 500 If the Nazi’s saw the necklace, they would know the Johansons were lying and that Ellen is not part of their family.
Characters 100 What are some clues that Peter is part of the Resistance movement?
Characters 100 He brings people Die Frie Danske, he’s always on the move, when he was out after curfew he brought Annemarie seashells, he helped hide the Rosens and brought them to Uncle Henrick’s, and led a group to the boat.
Characters 200 Why did Mrs. Rosen tell Annemarie it was important to be one of the crowd?
Characters 200 It could be used against them in the future.
Characters 300 Daily Double!!! Place your wager!
Daily Double Play The character of Peter is based on which real person?
Theme 300 Why did Annemarie tell herself the fairy tale?
Theme 300 So she wouldn’t think of the danger she was facing.
Theme 400 Uncle Henrik tells Annemarie that being brave doesn’t necessarily mean not being scared. List one instance in which the reader can infer that Mama was scared, but acted bravely.
Theme 400 1)When she asked the soldiers to be quiet and not wake her children.When she asked the soldiers to be quiet and not wake her children. 2)When she told the soldiers that Aunt Birdie had died of typhus, but she would open the coffin anyway.When she told the soldiers that Aunt Birdie had died of typhus, but she would open the coffin anyway.