RECORD YOUR THOUGHTS ON PAPER WITH YOUR NAMES- DUE AT END OF CLASS
-Discuss what happened in the book and make sense of it together.
-Identify the MAIN THEME of the book.
-Identify the literary elements that Gene Luen Yang used to deliver the theme.
Chin Kee= Monkey King
Wei Chen= Monkey Prince
Stay true to yourself despite social discrimination
Know yourself and accept yourself
Dont worry about the judgement of others.
Rock Prison- way for him to find himself- society
Jin’s hair- his choice to change who he is/desire to fit in
Transformer dolls- each of the characters transforms
Chinkee : symbol for Jin’s chinese side that he cannot escape
Amelia- destroyed the relationship- social exclusion? Desire-
Foreshadowing: herbalists wife
Character Development Transformation