After ever after By:MATT WHELAN

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Part 1:

The major adversity jeff faced when he was young was cancer. He He loses time in math and other subjects so he is not smart he also has a limp

How did he overcome this challenge? What “survivor traits” does he show as a character?

He went through his treatments. The survivor trait he shows is brave

he never really moved on

1+ example of text evidence (direct quotes) with explanation

QUOTE: ‘’I still have the scar where the doctors implanted my chemotherapy port,too’’ EXPLANATION:

This shows that he is brave because he went through all this and he will talk about it

TAD:

What was the major adversity Tad, the secondary character, faced when he was young?

Cancer

He had Acute graft host disease

How did he overcome this challenge? What “survivor traits” does he show as a character?

He still hasn't.

The traits he shows as a character are his cancer and surviving It.

traits-’’a distinguishing quality or characteristic, typically one belonging to a person.’’

1+ example of text evidence (direct quotes) with explanation

QUOTE: Can you believe he needs a testosterone shot everyday?

EXPLANATION: Tad needs all this and he shows it while he is talking to jeff

Part 2: ADVERSITIES IN 8TH GRADE

JEFF: What adversities does Jeff, the main character, face in 8th grade?

Math.He starts studying and trying harder

What steps did the character take to overcome the adversity?

He starts studying with tad

2+ examples of text evidence (direct quotes) with explanations

QUOTE: ‘’Methotrexate is the enemy of math’’

EXPLANATION: Jeff believes that his cancer is the enemy of math he was ahead but after cancer he was behind.

QUOTE: All I said was that you were tutoring me so that I could pass the math test

EXPLANATION: He talks more about needing help and continuously studies

TAD: What adversities does Tad, the secondary main character, face in 8th grade?

The adversities that tad face in 8th grade is his cancer but not only that but if he will survive long enough to go to highschool and he is brave.

He gets a bone marrow transplant and leaves jeff with a ipod with his dying songs on it.

What steps did the character take to overcome the adversity? Doing all the treatments and trying his best to survive.And he keeps trying to do what he might not have a chance to.. His body rejects the bone marrow

2+ examples of text evidence (direct quotes) with explanations

QUOTE: ‘’Can you believe he needs a testosterone shot everyday? ‘’

EXPLANATION: I used this but it shows that he has cancer bad which goes into his struggles.I

QUOTE:They're saving it for the three days before the bone marrow transplant

EXPLANATION: This isn't a big quote but it connects because he has to be brave for everyone during this big bone marrow transplant

Part 3: THEME

Develop a theme for the novel, After Ever After. The theme should encompass the entire story with a focus on the unit topic: Adversity. The theme should be clearly explained as to how the book reveals this lesson.

The theme of the novel is to be brave and keep living life while you can. IT IS ALSO TO LIVE LIFE TO THE FULLEST AND do what you want to do any chance you have.

The theme should be supported by 2 pieces of text evidence with clear explanations.

QUOTE: ‘’I stand up and hug my girlfriend’’

EXPLANATION: This shows that jeff is taking a example of tad and living his life like he should have.

QUOTE: ‘’And now accepting both his own diploma and the one earned by our departed friend thaddeus stevens jeffrey alper’’

EXPLANATION:This goes with living life while you can because tad didn't get to but now jeff will try to.

Credits:

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