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by Harper Lee

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What are three life lessons that Calpurnia taught Scout and Jem that influenced their lives in To Kill a Mockingbird?

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Calpurnia is a rarity in Maycomb: She is a black woman who can read and write--one of the few members of the First Purchase Church congregation who is literate--and who is able to supervise the Finch house and children with the full confidence of her employer. It is Calpurnia who teaches Scout about how to treat a house guest when she chastizes Atticus's daughter about her behavior when Walter Cunningham Jr. is invited for lunch.

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