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What is the main idea of the story Charles?
What does Charles symbolize in Charles by Shirley Jackson?
Is Charles by Shirley Jackson based on a true story?
What is the irony in the story Charles?
What is the climax in the story Charles?
Why did Charles hit the teacher?
How does Laurie change in Charles?
How does Charles behavior change throughout the story?
What are the characteristics of Charles?
What does fresh mean in Charles?
What does the word “fresh” mean? acted bad or was mean.
What does Laurie say about Charles?
How does the point of view contribute to the surprise ending of Charles?
Why did Laurie make up Charles?
What is the resolution of the story Charles?
What is the setting of the story Charles?
Part of the action takes places at home, where Laurie tells his parents about what Charles does and where the parents think about Charles’ bad influence on their son. The other part of the story takes place in school, where Laurie’s kindergarten is located.