If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:
Students will be able to analyze the motivations and desires of the main character, Frankie Addams.
Students will be able to compare and contrast Frankie's ambitions and character with those of other characters and the surrounding community.
Students will be able to describe and evaluate how Frankie changes from the beginning to the end of the book.
Students will be able to identify and discuss how the setting impacts the action and motivation of the characters.
Students will be able to evaluate Frankie's notions and ambitions and how...