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Mr. Sedivy's Movie Policy
ANY student with closed eyes is considered a "sleeper" and as such will be publicly identified and humiliated. As you can see, a sleeper will not earn the respect and adoration of his or her fellow students. Do the worksheet and enjoy the film.
Note: The entire class (all for one and one for all) will then be assigned a 5 to 7 paragraph essay titled "Jeremiah Johnson Ð Hollywood or History."
Important Facts/Points Discussed in the Movie
Where is Jeremiah Johnson from?
What type and caliber of Rifle did Jeremiah Johnson inherit from "Hatchet Jack?"
Name of the Mountain Man who befriended Jeremiah Johnson.
Name of the first Indian tribe that Jeremiah Johnson comes in contact.
What is the boy's name?
Who is buried up to his neck in sand?
Why does Jeremiah Johnson marry a Flat Head?
Is Jeremiah Johnson a religious man?
What animals attack Jeremiah Johnson and his horses?
Why does Jeremiah Johnson shave his beard?
I wish that darn boy would talk already!
What war does Jeremiah Johnson ask about?
How is a crow burial site guarded?
Why does Jeremiah Johnson burn the family cabin?
Why does Jeremiah Johnson only kill one Indian at a time after his initial revenge?
What do the Crow leave at the cabins in tribute to Jeremiah Johnson? Why?
Historically Jeremiah Johnson ate the livers of his crow victims. He was known as "Liver Eating Johnson."
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