Julia Alvarez naci en Nueva York, el veinte siete de marzo, mil novecientos
cincuenta. Ella vivi en la Repblica Dominicana por mucho de su infancia. Sus padres eran
dominicanos nativos. Su padre era un doctor. Julia tiene tres hermanas, las
In a small town south of Lima, on October 18th, Jeffrey was born. He was born into a
small family, of his mother, father, and him. They lived on a farm twenty miles away from
anywhere, so he grew up a loner. He never had anyone to talk to but his uncle Ti
In the poem Dear God, the Day is Glory by Anne Halley she uses dismal words and the
imagery of an abandoned house to show how life will be after she passes. The dark colors and
descriptions she uses give the poem a mood that shows her own in her dilemma o
Mikhail Baryshnikov once said, I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try
to dance better than myself. Dancing is an art form and for the past four years of my life, I have
been creating and molding myself as a dancer. Throughout my High Sc
Study Guide #1 RESPONSES
Fill in the blank.
1. _ Kabuo _ is the name of the man on trial.
2. _ Carl Heine _ is the man whos dead.
3. What is the fruit they farm?
_ _ Strawberry _.
4. What state is the book taking place in?
_ _ Washington _.
In the novel, The Stranger, by Albert Camus the main character, Meursault, is definitely
an existentialist. He believes death has no real meaning in this world. His reactions to his
mothers death, the Arabs death and even the prospect of his own show how
Study Guide 2
1. Kabou was trained in the martial art of _ Kendo _
2. As kids, Hatsue and Ishmael me at _ The Cedar Tree _
3. True/False. The blood on Kabuos boat and Carls blood are both type B.
4 . True/False. Kabuo asked to buy 7 acres of Carls land be
Kurlee is an 11th grader at Palm Valley School. All of her friends were throwing a party at
Ariannas house while her parents were at a fundraiser for the school. Remmie brought some
weed, beer, and his stepdads oxycodone to really get the party started. W
Thesis Statement: In The Color Purple, Celie being a young African-American woman never is
able to have the proper education or treatment she desires for a majority of her life.
I. By illustrating the struggles of a young African American wo