Tangerine Study Guide

Exposition
Paul and family moved to Tangerine County
Rising Action Part 1
Paul goes to school and the sinkholes swallow the portables
Climax Part 1
Paul goes to Tangerine Middle to play soccer
Rising Action Part 2
Victor, Tino, and Paul avenge Luis’s death on War Nights
Climax Part 2
War Eagles win the soccer championship
Rising Action Part 3
Paul makes the soccer team
Climax Part 3
Paul remembers how he is blind
Falling Action
Arthur gets arrested Erik confined to the house, and Paul gets expelled
Resolution
Paul start school in St. Anthony’s
Genre
Realistic Fiction
Section Labels
Journal Entries Dates
Narrator
Paul Fisher
Point of View
1st POV
Author’s Purpose
entertain young adults ;realistic novel
Choices and Consequeces
cause and effect
Main Subplot
Erik Fisher Football dream
Theme(story about)
Paul can see things that everybody else can’t
Moral (lesson)
The truth will set you free
Setting
1st semester;mid late 1900s
Foreshadow
1.Erik wants key to storage 2. Erik,Arthur smells like bug spray 3. girl says Erik as Mr. generosity 4. Arthur quickly puts shiny things away
Flashback
1.smoke/hazer/mist/fog 2. color grey 3.a wall
Symbolism
an object represents an idea
Metaphor
a direct comparison
Simile
a comparison using like or as
Hyperbole
extreme exaggeration
Connotation
the feelings associate with a word (can be positive of negative)