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Objects & Places from The Yearling

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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects 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.


The Yearling, Flag - This is used as a symbol to parallel Jody's own development and must be slain at the end of the novel.

The Bear, Old Slewfoot - This is used as a symbol to represent the persistent and superior forces of nature, embodying its wild force and is the main enemy hunted throughout the novel.

The Sink Hole - This is where the Baxter family receives all their water, including drinking, cooking, washing and that for hydrating the animals.

Volusia - This is the location of Grandma Hutto's...

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