Freak the Mighty Journal Assignments
Quotable: choose your favorite part, quote it, include parenthetical notation and writewhy you chose it.Vocabulary: unvanquished- “The unvanquished truth is how Freak would say it…”(pg.1)
QuotableVocabulary: vacant- “My brain is vacant, okay?” (pg. 6)
Vocabulary: propulsion- “We’ll schedule installation of a new propulsion unit…” (pg.13)Q & A: In your own words, describe Max’s appearance and personality.Why do you think Max acts the way he does?
Vocabulary: sobriquet-“Grim would be, I suppose a sobriquet for your grandfather, based on his demeanor.” (pg. 15)Q & A: In your own words, describe Freak’s appearance and personality.Why do you think Freak acts the way he does?
Vocabulary: expel- “Expel the object, ‘Freak shouts.”’ (pg. 27)QuotableFigurative Language: Quote 2 similes and write what they mean to you. Make sure toinclude parenthetical notation.Q & A: At the end of Chapter 5, Max states “…and I’m crying like a baby. And thereally weird thing is, I’m happy.” What do you think about this statement? Why wouldhe cry if he was happy?