Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu
Terms in this set (30)
Who was the author of Moxie?
Who was the main character?
What did Vivian Carter fight for?
What was the song that Vivian listened to for motivation?
Rebel Girl by Bikini Kill
Who was the lead singer of Bikini Kill?
What was the phrase that boys often used to be sexist around girls?
Make me a sandwich
What did Vivian call her revolution?
Where did Vivian make the copies of Moxie?
At U COPY IT
What was the label of Vivian's mother's box in her closet?
The box was labeled "MY MISSPENT YOUTH"
What inspired Vivian to fight for female rights?
The Riot Grrrls from the 90's inspired Viv.
Who was the boy at school that participated in Moxie activities along with the girls?
Who was Vivian's 4th period teacher?
Mr. Davies, her English teacher.
Who was Mr. Wilson?
Mr. Wilson was the sexist principal of East Rockport high school. He was also the father of Mitchell Wilson.
What did most of the residents of East Rockport do every Friday night?
They usually went to the Pirates' football games because there was nothing better to do.
What was the name of the school's football team?
What did the school do every Friday in honor of the football team?
Every Friday, before a game, the school would hold a pep rally for the football team.
Which sport did the school neglect?
The girls' soccer team.
What did Lucy Hernandez get suspended for?
She was accused of being the leader of Moxie because her name was on the school group fund-raiser form and she organized the bake sale.
What was the purpose of the bake sale organized by Lucy Hernandez?
The purpose of the bake sale was to raise money to help purchase new uniforms for the girls' soccer team.
What was the name of Vivian's cat?
Why did Mr. Wilson threaten to expel anyone who participated in Moxie?
The girls in Moxie stuck stickers on the boys' lockers to show which boys sexually assaulted them and Mr. Wilson viewed it as the 'vandalism of school property'.
What was the name of Vivian's best friend?
What did Mitchell Wilson do to Claudia?
He pushed her against a wall and touched her inappropriately without her permission.
What was the competition called when the boys ranked girls based on their appearance?
What did Emma Johnson accuse Mitchell Wilson of doing, and what did she do about it?
She accused him of rape and organized a Moxie walkout during 4th period.
What is the motto of Moxie?
Moxie girls fight back.
What was the first Moxie activity?
The first Moxie activity was to draw stars and hearts on their hands if they thought that the school was sexist.
How were the school dress code checks unfair?
The boys, such as Jason Garza who wore objectifying shirts never got into trouble, but the girls would always be forced to change if their shirts were "too tight" or if their shorts were "too short".
What did the Moxie girls do about the dress code checks?
They wore bathrobes to school and told the teachers that they didn't want to distract the boys with their 'inappropriate' attire.
What happened to Mr. Wilson and Mitchell Wilson at the end of the book?
The Wilsons left town and the principal was replaced by Mr. Henriquez.