Aldridge
Chicago
Black History
Literary Terms
Miscellaneous
100

630 E. 131st Street

What is the school's address?

100

This is the current mayor of Chicago

Who is Lori Lightfoot?

100

June 19th

What is Juneteenth?

100

the life lesson of a narrative

What is a theme?

100

Ms.Lane

Who is the kindergarten teacher?

200

60827

What is the school's zip code?

200

close to 3 million people

What is the city's population?

200

Dr. MLK

Who is Dr. martin Luther King Jr.?

200

This is a writer’s tool, or “literary device” that occurs any time the author uses details to teach us about a character in a narrative.

What is characterization?

200

Door 9

what is the rear/back door or

middle school's door or

door that the teachers use


300

773 535-5613

What is the school's fax number?

300
In this building you can find the 360 Observation Deck that tilts outward 1000 feet above the Magnificent Mile. 

What is the John Hancock Building?

300

Before Rosa Parks, this teenager refused to give up her seat on a city bus

Who is Claudette Colvin? 

300

These are instructions written in the script of a play that gives direction to the actors or information about the scenery.

What are stage directions?

300

3.14159265...

What is pi?

400

This staff member has worked for Aldridge the longest

Who is Mr. Dean?

400

These are the two major airports here in Chicago

What is O'Hare and Midway?

400

The widespread movement of African Americans in the 20th century from rural communities in the South to large cities in the North

What is the Great Migration?

400

This is when there are two contradicting meanings of the same situation, event, image, sentence, phrase, or story. There are 3 types: dramatic, situational  and verbal.

What is irony?

400
  • Dextrose.
  • Fructose.
  • Galactose.
  • Glucose.
  • Lactose.
  • Maltose.
  • Sucrose.

What is sugar?

500

The number of years Dr. Treadwell has been principal.

What is 5 years?

500

The pioneer, Chicago's Black founder, established the first permanent settlement at the mouth of the Chicago River in 1779

Who is Jean Baptiste Point DuSable?

500

This African American gymnast earned 19 Olympic and World Champion medals all before the age of 20;most of any American gymnast in history.

Who is Simone Biles?

500

This is a statement that contradicts itself, or that must be both true and untrue at the same time. 

e.g.- I must be cruel only to be kind (Hamlet III.IV.181) 

What is a paradox?

500

Harris, Hill, Jett, Jones, Mayo and Webster

What is the Middle School team?

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