2 Vocabulary Definitions Character QuotesCharacter QuotesThe Logan FamilyCassie$100$100$100$100$100$200$200$200$200$200$300$300$300$300$300$400$400$400$400$400$500$500$500$500$500
3 Define ADMONISH and use it in a sentence. To warn or caution gently, but seriouslyThe teacher admonished Cassie for daydreaming.
4 Define PLACID and use it in a sentence. Peaceful, calmHer placid face didn’t show the anger she felt.
5 Define METICULOUS and use it in a sentence. Extremely or overly careful in small detailsLittle Man is meticulous when it comes to his clothing.
6 Define FEIGN and use it in a sentence. To pretend or fakeT.J. feigned ignorance when accused of cheating.
7 Define INDIGNANT and use it in a sentence. Filled with anger caused by something unjust, unworthy, or meanLittle Man was indignant when he discovered his “new” school book was a hand-me-down.
8 “Then I turned and left the forest, not wanting to believe that Lillian Jean didn’t even realize it had all been just a game.”Cassie
9 “You my only friend. . .ain’t never really had no true friend but you.” T.J.
10 “Y’all go ahead and get dirty if y’all wanna. Me, I’m gonna stay clean Little Man
11 “Then Jack reared up, scared by the shot, and I – I couldn’t hold him “Then Jack reared up, scared by the shot, and I – I couldn’t hold him. . .and. . .and the wagon rolled over Papa’s leg. . .It’s my fault his leg’s busted!”Stacey
12 “It will be easy enough for anyone to see whose responsibility it is, Daisy, by opening any seventh-grade book. Because tomorrow I’m going to mess them up too.”Mama
13 “Uh. excuse me, Mr. Barnett “Uh. . .excuse me, Mr. Barnett. I think you forgot but you was waiting on us, before you was waiting on this girl here, and we been waiting a good while now for you to get back.”Cassie
14 “See if you was smart like me, Stacey, you’d use the old brain to get the questions on that big test comin’ up. Just think, they probably just sittin’ right here in this very room waitin’ to be discovered.”T.J.
15 “He’ll be thirteen next month, honey, and he needs to be with me more “He’ll be thirteen next month, honey, and he needs to be with me more. I can’t take him with me on the railroad, but I can take him with me where I go around here. And I want him to know business. . .how to take care of it, how to take care of things when I ain’t around.”Papa
16 “Built it myself and I sleeps up there “Built it myself and I sleeps up there. Come these hot nights, I just climbs in my tree and it’s like going into another world. . .Sometimes I think I can even see all the way over to y’all’s place.”Jeremy Simms
17 “Jim Lee Barnett and his wife are still alive “Jim Lee Barnett and his wife are still alive. Y’all let the sheriff and me take the boy. Let the law decide whether or not he’s guilty.”Mr. Jamison
18 He caused Mama to be fired for covering the inside of her seventh grade books. T.J.
19 They befriended T.J to use him and make him look like a fool. R.W. and Melvin Simms
20 Papa brings him to live with the family to protect them from possible trouble with the white community.Mr. Morrison
21 Uncle Hammer has a car like his. Mr. Harlan Granger
22 He is the Yankee lawyer with an office in Strawberry. Mr. Jamison