ELA Unit 1 Performance Task Tier 3 Erykah Dixon October 29,2012
Giver: Jonas’s AdversityJonas adversity is himhaving a specialtraining from TheGiver.The giver holds thememories of the truepain and pleasure oflife.He cant tell any of hisfriends about histraining.
Jonas’s Resolution Jonas solves his adversity with him leaving. Jonas leaves because he does not like being the Receiver because he doesn’t like the training and he feels alone.
A Crush: Victor’s AdversityIn A Crush Victor hasa crush on Teresa.He says he speaksFrench , but does notreally speak French.The teacher thendecide to tell himsomething in Frenchand Victor needs torespond in French.
Victor’s Resolution Victor mumbles some words under his breath and the teacher looks at him, but doesn’t put him on the spot.
Zebra’s AdversityZebra’s adversity ishim not being able torun.Zebra was in anaccident so his handbothers him.
Zebra’s Resolution Zebra gets over his adversity with him finding something else to do than run. Zebra decides to take an art class over the summer.
Characters OvercameJonas: Jonas overcame his problem withhim running away from his problems.Victor: Victor lied to overcome hisproblem, maybe in the future his lie willcatch up wit him.Zebra: Zebra found another hobby otherthan running.
Characters OvercomeErykah (me): My opinion is Jonas, Victor,and Zebra resolved there adversity in thebest way they felt was right. It may not bethe best way to solve them, but you canresolve this adversity in many differentways.
Citied pageJonas: Cited his adversity in The Giver, inthe following chapters 11-22Victor: Cited his adversity in the storySeventh Grade, on page 32Zebra: Cited his adversity in the storyZebra, on page 182