Vocabulary Main Ideas Sequence Why is That? Who Am I?

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What is "endurance"?
Having the strength to go on...

100

What is that Jim preferred to do outdoor activities?
We know from the way Jim acted at the beginning of the story that this is a main idea about what he liked to do.

100

What is that he became sick with pneumonia and died?
During the course of time at Agency Boarding School, this happened to Charlie

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What is because Jim was stronger and faster?
As a young boy, Jim was different than Charlie for this reason...

100

Who was Jim's mother, Charlotte?
I chose the name Wa-tho-huck, which means "Bright Path".

200

What is a "society"?
Made up of all people...

200

What is that both schools had students who were Indians?
In the story, we know that both Agency Boarding School and the Haskell Institute are alike because of this reason.

200

What is that Charlie was better at his studies than Jim?
When Jim and his brother Charlie attended the Agency Boarding School, the story stated that they were different in this way.

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What is because they wanted to make him forget about his culture?
At school, Jim was hit with a ruler whenever he spke Sac for this reason...

200

Who was Jim?
I begged to stay and work around the farm.

300

What is "manual"?
A type of work done by hand is called this.

300

What is participated in sports?
To show other races what Indians could do, Jim did this.

300

What is 1912?
According to the timeline, Jim won his Olympic medals in this year.

300

What is that he lied to Jim?
The recruiter from Carlisle wanted Jim to attend the school, so he did this.

300

Who was Charlie?
I always encouraged Jim, saying, "Don't give up. You can do it."

400

What is a "dormitory"?
A place where students are housed if they live at a school.

400

What is he might never have become a professional athlete?
If Jim had stayed at home instead of attending Carlisle, this might have happened...

400

What is that Jim retired from professional football?
According to the timeline, this event occurred in 1929.

400

What is it means "Bright Path" which suits Jim perfectly because he was on a good path by becoming successful and famous in sports?
The name Wa-tho-huck is a good one for Jim because it means...

400

Who was Coach "Pop" Warner?
I was upset with Jim because he ran so fast down the field that the other team members couldn't tackle him.

500

What is a "reservation"?
Public land that has been set aside for a specific purpose or reason...

500

What is that he wants Jim to get a good education and be as smart as the white man?
We know that because Jim's father keeps sending Jim to different schools, he believes that...

500

What is that his father had been bitten by and had died?
Soon after Jim began at the Carlisle School, he received this bad news.

500

What is becoming a legendary track star?
Even though Jim was successful at football, he became famous for this...

500

Who was Chauncy?
At Haskell, I helped Jim make a little football out of scrap leather stuffed with rags.

Jim Thorpe's Bright Path

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