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Bernice Bobs Her Hair

Bernice Bobs Her Hair

By F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Life during The Jazz Age

Life during The Jazz Age

Prohibition led to

Illegal parties, underground nightclubs serving alcohol

Economic Boom

Lots of new money, young and rich

Entertainment Industry

Jazz- wild music that is on-the-edge

Movies- depicting, among other socially taboo subjects, parties and sexuality

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Bernice Bobs Her Hair by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Bernice Bobs Her Hair by F. Scott Fitzgerald

A story about:

Youth

Being popular

Trying to fit in

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Lets Brainstorm

Lets Brainstorm

What do teens do TODAY, in terms of fashion and image, that could be considered

Trendy?

Rebellious?

Taboo?

Controversial?

(lets generate a list together as a class)

Now, who is the influence for these trends & fads?

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Lets Brainstorm

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So who set the trends of earlier generations?

So who set the trends of earlier generations?

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Fashion and Trends of the 80s

Fashion and Trends of the 80s

Major influence????

MADONNA!!!

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Fashion and Trends of the 80s

Fashion and Trends of the 80s

MADONNA!!!

Lots of make-up

Exposed mid-drift

Underwear becomes outerwear

Religious jewelry taboos

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Controversial!

Controversial!

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And what they did THEN

And what they did THEN

Teens in Fitzgeralds day werent so different from teens in the 80s or today.

So what did they do that was considered, trendy, rebellious, taboo, controversial?

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And what they did THEN

And what they did THEN

Girls wore short, straight dresses and cut their hair.

It was shocking and rebellious- and it got attention!

This was a big no-no to these children of the conservative Victorians!

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So, as you study this story

So, as you study this story

Notice what the popular teens are doing, how they behave and how they interact with others.

Pay attention to the main characters.

What are Marjorie, Warren and Bernice each like?

Do you know people like these characters?

Think of a time when you may have done something to be more popular, or to be liked more.

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