[EPUB] The Name Jar
Summary Á PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook ✓ Yangsook ChoiIll always be rightening and terrifying New customs and A NEW LANGUAGE EVERYTHING IS SO DIFFERENT AND THAT new language everything is so different And that exactly how Unhei Write Your Novel!: Tips from a Bestseller felt on herirst day of school Completely embarrassed by her name that she told the other students that she didn t have a name Instead of bullying they made a name jar Dogs Behaving Badly for herilled with slips of paper with new and exciting names In the end stick with what you got Don t let anyone change you be who you are and regret nothing It s always better to be uniue and different Being the same is boring 1 Text to Self This
STORY REMINDED ME A LOT OFreminded me a lot of I went to college First Year Teacher: Wit and Wisdom from Teachers Who've Been There for my undergraduate degree and there was a large group of Hmong studentsrom Minnesota who also came to attend our small liberal arts college One of the students I came to know Revenge of the Land: A Century of Greed, Tragedy, and Murder on a Saskatchewan Farm fairly well just asked us to call him A as in the letter Just like in this story with Unhei wanting to choose a different American name because she thought her name was too hard to pronounce A just settled on choosing something that he knew others would be able to pronounce I always wondered what hisull Hmong name was but he never said It to be very personal to hi. Of her classmates comes to her neighborhood and her real name and its special meaning On the day of her name choosing the name jar has mysteriously disappeared Encouraged by her new riends Unhei chooses her own Korean name and helps everyone pronounce it Yoon .
Whose Name Is Differentname is different the names of her classmates When she introduces herself to the other children on the school bus they make un of her name mispronouncing it and making jokes Thus Unhei decides not to reveal her name to her classmates instead she plans to adopt an American name rom the jar of names her classmates ill with suggestions Still Unhei takes comfort The Habitat Guide to Birding from a giftrom her grandmother when she left Korea a wooden block with her name carved in it When she decides to keep her own name she explains her reasons why to her classmates and teacher The softly colored illustrations and text raise many discussion uestions and Space Kid foodor thought about cultural identity names and proper behavior toward anyone new to a classroom Moving to the United States rom land Of school she tells the class that she will choose a name by ollowing week Her new classmates are ascinated by this no name girl and decide to help out by illing a glass jar with names Every Drop for Sale: Our Desperate Battle Over Water for her to pickrom But while Unhei practices being a Suzy Laura or Amanda one. It must be so difficult to grow up in a culture not your own This book is about a Korean amily that moves to the US and this little girl is trying to igure out her name On the bus to school boys tease her when they can t pronounce her name and she is embarrassed The teacher asks her name and she says she does not her name and she is embarrassed The teacher asks her name and she says she does not Unhei is different but not that different So the students put names into a jar so she can pick a new name but through the process she decides to keep her name which means grace Funny no one thought to try calling her GraceThe name stamp is brought up in here which is very beautiful If people ever see Asian art that little red circle is a signature Unhei does ind some Troubled Waters friends and she does start toit in at school Actually the nephew switched schools this year to be in the same one as his sister He has had a hard time making The Allergy-Fighting Garden: Stop Asthma and Allergies with Smart Landscaping friends and he isn t used to that School has been roughor him I think he understood this book and it resonated with him Yesterday he did come home and say that he made a new riend Things are moving along He did like this story and I think that s why It isn t his normal book to enjoy He gave thi. The new kid in school needs a new name Or does sheBeing the new kid in school is hard enough but what about when nobody can pronounce your name Having just moved rom Korea Unhei is anxious that American kids will like her So instead of introducing herself on the irst day.