FC: The Pearl By John Steinbeck
1: Arriel W. 1st Period Mrs.Crew
2: Juana is quiet,meek,and obedient. Coyotito baby who does not know nothing.
3: KIno is a poor Indian whose life is corrupted by the Pearl. The Doctor is racist,mean,and money hungry.
4: Chapter 1 Summary In Chapter One we are introduced to Kino and his family.We later discover they are poor Indians.Kino's son Coyotito is bite by a scorpion.Because the family is poor they could not afford for the baby to go to the doctor. Kino takes his family to the doctor hoping the doctor will show sympathy.Because of racial differences between Kino and the doctor,the doctor would not see them.Subsequently they needed to find a pearl.
5: Chapter 2 Summary In Chapter Two Kino takes his family to the sea in hopes of finding.Meanwhile Juana puts a seaweed poultice on the scorpion bite. Kino goes into the sea ,where he sees alot of oysters.He then comes upon a big oyster,which he can see a big gleam of light. Kino goes back to his canoe with his family.Because his family is so superstitious he does not want to open the oyster first.He later discovers that he has found the pearl of the world.
6: Chapter 3 In Chapter 3 word of the pearl spreads across everywhere. Kino starts to talk about what he was to do with the pearl. Meanwhile people had other plans to get their cut such as the doctor, priest and pearl buyers.The priest wants marry Kino and Juana.He also mentions that Coyotito needs baptizing.After the preist leaves the doctor came.The doctor makes the baby look sick
7: look sick.The doctor also tries to decieve Kino into letting him keep the Pearl in his ''safe''.Hence Kino's family find hope in a new day.
8: Chapter 4 In Chapter 4 kino goes to sell the Pearl.The pearl buyers all come up with this plan to act as individuals bidding on the Pearl.They all set a price not to go over $1500 pesos.Thank goodness Kino Decides to go to the capital to sell the Pearl.
9: Chapter 5 In Chapter 5 Juana tries to throw the Pearl away.Kino stops and beats her up.Kino gets attacked on the way back home ,he kills a man.Meanwhile Juana packs up and their house burns down .They hide in Kino's brother house.They flee the town
10: Chapter 6 In Chapter 6 Kino's family is in hiding. The attackers are following them.They end up hiding in a mountain.Kino comes up with this plan to take the attackers out.Meanwhile Coyotito makes out a cry.The attackers mistakes him for an animal and shoot him.Kino and Juana travel sadly back home and throw the Pearl back.