This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Father - This character got only a third-grade education and was shy when speaking English but became animated and outgoing when speaking Spanish.
Grandmother - This character spoke Spanish and loved to tell family stories. This character also liked to tease family members who did not speak Spanish well.
Mother - This character was born in Mexico and immigrated to the United States as a young child. The character could speak English pretty well and served as the primary communicator for the family.
The Priest - A visitor from Sacred Heart...
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