“TO KILL A MOCKING BIRD”
Early in the novel Scout says, “Jem was a born hero.” Write an essay explaining who you believe is the most heroic character of To Kill a Mockingbird. Is it Jem? Is it Atticus? Scout? Tom Robinson? Boo Radley? Calpurnia? Miss Maudie? Select only one person and give three reasons to support your argument. Thinking beyond the obvious. Make sure you explain how you are defining “hero” in your essay. Use at least THREE quotes in your 5-paragraph response.