"Where is that boy? When I find him, I'm going to..."
"Now, Tom Sawyer, you go and sit with the girls!"
"You draw beautifully. I can't draw pictures."
"Let's run away. Let's go and live on Jackson Island."
"Let's put it under the cross - nobody goes
He is the main character. He is active, gets into mischief, clever, imaginative, and rebellious.
Tom's deeply religious aunt, she loves Tom, and has a hard time disciplining his actions.
Homeless boy abandoned by abusive father, sleeps in barrel, and wears
Say, Becky, was you ever engaged?
Like? Why it ain't like anything. You only just tell a boy you won't ever have anybody but him, ever ever ever, and then you kiss and that's all. Anybody can do it.
"Boys, I know who's drownded -- it's us!"
Author known as Mark Twain
November 30, 1835
Setting of Tom Sawyer
banks of the Mississippi in
Mark Twain's name meant
the second mark on the line that measured depth signified two fathoms, or twelve feet—safe depth for the steamboat.
visitor that helped
reproach, strictly scold
"He's my tick, and I'll do what I blame please with him, or die!"
Tom Sawyer to Joe Harper
"Do you love rats?"
Tom Sawyer to Becky Thatcher
"What I like is chewing gum!"
Becky Thatcher to Tom Sawyer
"Church ain't shucks to a circus. There's things going on at a circus
of Samuel Clemens, who wrote Tom Sawyer.
St. Petersburg, Mississippi
Tom Sawyer is based on Mark Twain's boyhood in
the mid 1800s
Tom Sawyer is set sometime around
What do adventure, friendship, growing up, and taking grownup responsibility have to do with Tom Sawyer?
"Hang the boy, can't I never learn anything (2).
"Sho, there's ticks a plenty" (52).
"O' anybody can run a tick down that don't belong to them. I'm satisfied with it. It's a good enough tick for me" (52).
"I could forgive the boy, now, if he'd committed
someone who writes with humor
a kind of writing that makes fun of something else.
What is Mark Twain's real name
How old is Tom Sawyer?
Working on a steamboat
What was Mark Twain's Dream job?
get into trouble
What is Tom Sawyer's favorite thing to do
, and dishonest
What are three adjectives that describe Tom Sawyer?
When he went to Jackson Island and when he was exploring the caves.
What are two examples of Tom Sawyer being adventurous?
When he tricked his friends into whitewashing the fence for him and when he steals sugar.
What are two examples of Tom
a gentle breeze
flexible, returning to its former shape after its been stretched
pressed together to take up less space
the peak, the highest point
"Brother, go find your brother!"
Tom Sawyer to the marble
Persuasive, mischievous, and clever likes to have fun and not follow rules takes short cuts dramatic and ADD Gulitful curious and persistent conceited nobel
Protective, pity for Tom, and Dutiful
Goody two shoes, follows all the rules
Huck's close friend, a boy with an active imagination, and a romantic nature.
Tom's outcast friend
Huck and Tom's fellow pirate, Tom's buddy, plays war on Sundays with Tom
Joe Harper's mother
Tom's half-brother. Sid Sawyer is the good child
camp in Germany
what was the preface of Tom Sawyer mainly about/what stood out?
While the book is mainly for boys and girls, Twain hopes that adults will read it and reminisce about their childhoods
Setting of Tom Sawyer
St. Petersburg, Missouri
What did St. Petersburg mean to Tom?
, and her relationship with an old woman, Ms. Lottie.
The Theme of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is...
The themes include adventure and imagination Adventure is included when you see all the fun Tom is having during painting. This leads to the other theme of imagination, Tom pretends he is on a sailboat
And they were all dissected, plank by plank, and its foundations dog up and ransacked for hidden treasure.
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn was written by Mark Twain as a follow-up to the adventures of Tom Sawyer. Predict when you think might happen in that book.
In the conclusion of the adventures
by great amount;bulk;mass or quantity.
(noun) The act of showing
(adverb) Strength; Force
(noun) A large number of swimming fish