As the movie begins in 1966 and since the movie has 12 chapters, we will arbitrarily assign one calendar month to each chapter of the movie and make a timeline of the events in the movie in that fashion.
She comes to Arizona and seeing the heat is shocked to know that people live here
She talks about her favorite TV show named "The man from U.N.C.L.E."
She is curious about the squeeze machine for cows and about the working gate of the farm
She doesn't feel comfortable greeting people
She sees the worker and think that he is a cowboy because of his outfit
She feels better when her aunt puts a sign on the door with her name
When her aunt writes with a pen to do a sign for her room she feels nervous with the sound
We discover that she has colitis and doesn't want to go to College
She can distinguish subtle differences, for example beteeen teaspoons and dessert spoons
Her aunt try to give a hug but she doesn't like to be touched
After her aunt left the room
knows about Temple doesn't like frock by her mother
wants to improve it
runs to Ann in an uncoordinated way
tells Ann horses can see almost everywhere
becomes interested in a device that hugs the cows to "gentle them"
Eustacia, Temple's mom, sees the gate that Temple fixed and the squeeze machine
She wants to stay on the farm, but her aunt convinces her to go to college.
Temple moves in her room in the dorm and is upset that she has no rommate
The doctor recommends institutionalizing Temple because of her autism. The doctor blames her and says a lack of bonding with the mother may have caused it.
It is difficult for Temple to focus on the mom. She is interested in the lamp. She seems not to listen to the words
She tells the teacher she doesn't want to study French: she prefers Sciences instead.
She shows her photographic memory abilities by recalling the whole page in french after just glancing at it
The noise bothers her: she starts feeling anxious and she has a panic attack.
She is afraid of the sliding door: she runs away, dropping the dining plate
She builds a squeeze machine in order to calm herself down.
Her roommate comes out and she is surprised of seeing her into the squeeze machine.
the doctor misunderstands her, linking the squeeze machine to something sexual.
Temple is very upset and goes back to the farm.
Temple builds a new machine and wants to bring it to the college dormitory. Her aunt suppports her.
She insists to carry out a study in order to prove the effectiveness of the machine on others girls. She gives them a multiple-choice test to complete.
she wants to test how her machine works on other students
we go back 4 years earlier to when she started HS
Dr. Carlock used to work for Nasa
She had been expelled from former school
sheis is laughed at when she spins on the swing
she sees Temple being taunted through the window
Dr Carlock convinces the mom to Temple go to school there
The mom says this and the teacher agrees