Miklowitz,Gloria-The war between the classes: Miklowitz and the story is told from her point of view.
They struggle as they move through the four most devastating weeks of their young lives: Adam is placed in lower class, orange, and Amy is placed in upper class, blue. So Amy plans on rebelling against the color game.
This book is supposed to, and does, connect to real life. The color game is de This book is about a lower middle class Japanese girl, Amy Sumoto, and her relationship to Adam, a member of the white upper class. The color game is designed to show high school students about real racial and gender prejudices.
The lesson was also very realistic, a little over done, but realistic. I liked this book. I thought it was well written, although a little simple, well thought out, in some parts, and just over all very interesting.
I would recommend this book to adults who want an easy read or mature kids. There were parts of the book that used symbolism and a complex sort of thinking that keeps it, in my opinion, from being a pre-teen book.
One of their teachers at school has his class divided into artificial groups based on economics and sex. The students are broken up into Blues rich, powerfulDark Greens, Light Greens and Oranges the bottom of the barreland each group is subdivided into two groups based on gender, with the girls being given the highest status in each group.
In addition, there is a very wide range of rules they are to follow including bowing to yo Amy is a Japanese-American student whose boyfriend is Adam. The lesson is also scheduled to run for four weeks.
Amy already has difficulty in her life since her dating of a white boy is not looked upon with favor by her parents who want her to stay within her own race when dating. The lesson has different effects on different students and is taken very seriously by most of them.
The purpose, of course, is to teach about discrimination in its various forms and how it can affect people. Considering only that part, the book is quite effective is showing about the many negative effects of discrimination, although I am wondering somewhat if this book is sort of "preaching to the choir.
This is also an old book, copyright I know of one science teacher, for example, who tried to teach science in a way that the students could relate it to their daily world. For example, when talking about animals one of the things he had students do was list animals in their daily lives, including pets, but also animals on cereal boxes, sports teams named after animals, etc.
He did a lot of things like that but eventually ran into severe trouble from the department chairman and was even threatened with being fired.
So I think this book is rather dated, although I do give it credit for at least trying to deal with issue of discrimination. To view it, click here. It is a fictional book by Gloria D. Miklowitz and is influenced by an actual sociology course taught at Occidental College in Los Angeles.
The book focused on a game called the "Colour Game" which was played in a highschool sociology class to bring awareness to racism and sexism in a fictional society.
The main characters are Amy and Adam. Amy is a 17 year old japanese teenager living in the Unites States and her boyfriend is Adam who is of whi "The War Between The Classes" was a very good book. Amy is a 17 year old japanese teenager living in the Unites States and her boyfriend is Adam who is of white culture.
Both of their parents have prejudices about their relationship believing that they should stay in their racial and social class. Amy and Adam take part in the Color Game which requires them to randomly pick a color wrist band which will determine their social class.
They both play opposite roles of their real life, Amy belonging to the upper class and Adam belonging to the lower class.
This difference in social classes resulted to Amy and Adam being split apart, unable to communicate with eachother until the game is over which was in four weeks. The game becomes a problem to their relationship as they cant see eachother any more.
Both Amy and Adam not satisfied with their social status, starts to plan an rebellion against the system. Amy puts up posters saying "All Colors Unite" and is demoted to a lower class.
Adam helps her organize a rally which includes other people of their class and will include the whole school. The rally is a big success and the whole school participates. When the game is over, everything goes back to normal.
Amy and Adam relationship improved and it also changed some prejudices her parents were having. In the end, the game changed the lives of Amy and Adam.
Again, this was a very good book that help students realize the seperation of different classes inabling them to inact with eachother.The Trump administrations tax plan provides A description of using irradiation to make food safer for consumers large benefits for the wealthy, modest an in depth analysis of the novel the war between the classes by gloria d miklowitz benefits for an analysis of being middle class mark twains biographical information and analysis of the.
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It is about a high-school class that plays the “Color Game”. The war between the classes Gloria D. Miklowitz Rules of the 'Color Game'-four colors: blue, dark green, light green, orange-it will last for 4 weeks-have to write a report every day in a journal The novel is very interesting because it reflects the reality.
The War Between The Classes is a novel written by Gloria D. Miklowitz. The novel explores how society can overcome the stereotypes taught by media through its teen-aged protagonist. The book focuses on the main character, Amy, as she struggles to keep a good relationship with her boyfriend throughout the story due to the disapproval of Publisher: Delacorte Press.