Ceremony Short Essay - Answer Key

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 150 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Ceremony Lesson Plans

1. What kind of Indian is Tayo and what are his earliest memories of his mother?

Tayo is a half-breed born of a Luguna Indian mother and an unidentified white man in Gallup, New Mexico. His mother is homeless, and his earliest memories are of the men who come in and out of their corrugated tin shelter in an arroyo outside of town, and of sleeping under the tables in a local tavern when his mother would go off with some man or another.

2. What does Tayo’s mother do with him when he is four?

At four years old, she takes him to her home in the Laguna Pueblo and leaves him with her family, a group of proud and respectable Lagunas, where he grows up under the resentful care of her sister. Auntie had not wanted to take him, but she was overruled by her mother, Old Grandma, and her brother Josiah.

(read all 60 Short Essay Questions and Answers)

This section contains 3,775 words
(approx. 13 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Ceremony Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Ceremony from BookRags. (c)2018 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook