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Why is Scout loooking forward to starting school in To Kill a Mockingbird?
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Scout wants to be like Jem. As the younger sister, Scout is always trying ot be like him. She tries to act ike a boy and dress like one as well, much to the dismay of the women in her life who want her to act like a girl. Going ot school is something Jem does, so she wants to follow him. The problem arises, however, when she is forced to wear a dress to school. When Jem teases her and later when the teacher criticizes her reading with ther father, school is not what she had expected it to be
Posted by lyndaa on May 6, 2013 at 11:14 AM (Answer #1)
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