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Step 1: This week, please read Chapters 3 + 4 in The Other Wes Moore. As you read, take notes on the setting, characters, and important events. Then, answer the questions below. Your response is due by Tuesday, March 31st at 11:59pm. You do not need to respond to another student’s post.

  1. Re-read pages 57-58. Why did the Other Wes Moore decide to get involved in the drug business?
  2. On page 67, the Author writes, “I guess it’s hard sometimes to distinguish between second chances and last chances.” What does he mean by this? Do you agree or disagree with this statement?
  3. On pages 80-82, the Author is arrested for tagging and we gain insights into his thoughts related to his actions and its consequences. Re-read these pages. When the Author is caught spray painting with Shea, what happens to him when he is thrown in the police car? How is his reaction different from Shea’s? Why do you think the police officer responded the way he did?
  4. For our first unit, we discussed Fixed and Growth Mindsets. What mindset(s) do you think the author and the Other Wes have in chapters 3 and 4? Give specific examples.***Use these sentence starters to help you get you started:
    1. The Author has a _____________mindset because___________________.
    2. The Other Wes has a ________________ mindset because ________________________.

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