Seventh Grade
Stolen Day
Characterization
Literary Elements
Miscellaneous

100

A facial action that Michael learned to impress girls; similar to a frown.
What is scowl

100

The point-of-view in which Stolen day is told.
What is first person point-of-view

100

Author describes the character
What is direct characterization

100

This is conversation between two or more characters
What is dialogue

100

The author of Stolen Day
Who is Sherwood Anderson

200

The main character who signs up for a French class to impress a girl
Who is Victor

200

The health condition in which, joints swell painfully and break down, that the main character thinks he has in Stolen Day
What is inflammatory rheumatism

200

The grouchy old man had a gray beard, steel cold eyes, and was very tall is an example of which type of characterization?
What is direct characterization

200

This is the way a writer creates and develops characters and their personality and qualities.
What is characterization.

200

an informed idea about what will happen next based on details in the text and your own experience
What is a prediction

300

Vicot's weakest subject
What is math

300

The type of fish that Mr. Fenn had in his pond
What are carp

300

Author describes actions or dialogue to help reader learn about a character
What is indirect characterization

300

Series of events in a story
What is plot

300

Narratives are told in chronological order. What does the root word chronos mean?
What is time

400

The French word for hello
What is bonjour

400

What is the inspiration for the narrator to act like he has inflammatory rheumatism?
What is his family discusses Walter's condition at dinner or he notices Walter doesn't have to go to school and goes fishing.

400

Juan worked steadily on his reading homework, his eyes scanning each page carefully as he read. He was going to get a very good grade in Reading class.
What is indirect characerization.

400

These are the personalities, actions, thoughts, characteristics that characters made of.
What are character traits.

400

What is the meaning of the root shared by predict and dictionary?
What is to say (dict)

500

When Gary Soto (the author) writes Seventh Grade, what does he mean near the end of the story when he describes Victor as having rose-bushes of shame on his face.
What is he is blushing

500

Word used in the story to mean sad, somber
What is solemn

500

These are two of the three things about characters that get described when we look for characterization.
What are actions, the character themself, or their speech.

500

The turning point of a story
What is the climax

500

What is the point spread for the BSU vs. Idaho game tonight?
What is 34 points.