• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Essay Plan. Explore the ways the relationship between Atticus and Scout is presented in Part 1 of To Kill a Mockingbird.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

Emma Flory 10S Explore the ways the relationship between Atticus and Scout is presented in To Kill a Mockingbird. Intro: describe Atticus and Scout and then their relationship through part one and part two of the book. Scout: lively, five years old, innocent, tomboy (echoed in nick name) enjoys playing outside with her brother, however as story changes develops into a woman. Atticus: Scout and Jem?s father, lawyer and well respected, 50 and quite old fathering children so young, brings children up without a mother because she died. ...read more.

Middle

Chapter three. Explain? Scout has had a bad day and before she has even told him he can tell. Implies good understanding of Scout?s actions and body language, suggests he has been with her upset before, and she goes to him first. First thing he does is sit and cross legs. Not only reveals he will really listen but uses body language to show equal. By getting down indicates one-to-one. Finnish gives advice: ?if you can learn?? uses words she can understand, metaphor outlining how to relate, know Scout, she can picture. ...read more.

Conclusion

Paragraph 4: Paragraph 5: chapter 31 a few examples, nice to boo so well-mannered from Atticus? stands in boos shoes? hugs Atticus at end and he still knows how to look after her etc. Narrative structure dills flash backs, also symbolic for scouts good relationship with Atticus Internal structure Last paragraph polite to Boo even though didn?t know a lot about him. This is internal structure suspense reader wants to know what is going on. Presentation: Kisses and hugs Scout Language Finch idiolect when Atticus is talking to Scout Harper Lee?s ideas and perspective: In the eyes of the reader Atticus is a hero suggesting Harper Lee agrees with his views and ideas. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Harper Lee section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Harper Lee essays

  1. Peer reviewed

    To Kill a Mockingbird Essay

    4 star(s)

    Furthermore, Scout goes to school literate and she is told to stop getting lessons from her father; however Atticus does not really teach her as he puts her on his lap and she teaches herself. Regarding the discipline of the children he is quite lenient and he does not force Scout to be more lady-like.

  2. To Kill a Mockingbird (Chapter summaries).

    Three hours later the verdict was given. The jury said that Tom Robinson was guilty. Atticus then left the court after saying something to Tom Robinson. Chapter 22 In this chapter we see Jem talk to Atticus about the verdict.

  1. To Kill A Mockingbird Essay Part 1

    Scout also learns that the Cunningham's may be poor, but they are honest in contrast to the Ewells, who are disrespectful. Dogmatic religion is cruel and harsh in the eyes of Scout, as Boo Radley, a mysterious character, has been locked away in his house for many years.

  2. English essay on 'To Kill a Mockingbird'.

    Atticus used what happened that night to teach his children another lesson, this one about people in general. He said to them "it took an 8 year old child to bring 'em to their senses, didn't it? That proves something - that a gang of wild animals can be stopped, simply because they're still human".

  1. To Kill A Mockingbird Full Summary

    agreement not to fight anyone over the issue of Tom Robinson's case. Scout overhears Uncle Jack and Atticus talking. Uncle Jack explains that he doesn't want to have children because he doesn't understand them well enough. Atticus muses that Scout needs to learn to keep her temper under control because

  2. To kill a mocking bird - Chapter 14 Summary onwards.

    Mayella's sad situation comes out more fully in Tom's testimony. Her short comment about "what her pap do to her don't count" shows that she is probably abused in some way by her father, and the sexual connotation may connote sexual abuse or even incest.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work