To Kill a Mockingbird Timeline

Events

Atticus and Calpurnia are raising Scout and Jem. DIll comes to visit his Aunt Rachel. He and the Finch children keep watch on the radley home.

1/1/1

summer

Dill decides to try to make Boo come out of his house.

1/1/1

Dill returns home. Scout starts 2nd grade.

2/2/2

chapter 2

Walter comes to dinner

3/3/3

chapter 3

Boo leaves gum in the oak tree

4/4/4

chapter 4

Jem and Scout find a small box containing 2 polished pennies

4/4/4

chapter 4

Jem, Scout, and Dill try to look in the window of the radley home. Nathan Radley fires a gun.

6/6/6

c. 6

Scout starts 2nd grade. Jem and Scout find carving of soap dolls in the oak tree

7/7/7

c. 7

they find a spelling medal

7/7/7

c. 7

tom robison is arrested

7/7/7

they find a pocket watch, chain, and knife

7/7/7

c. 7

the knothole is filled with cement

7/7/7

miss maudies house burns down, boo puts a blanket around scouts shoulders

8/8/8

snow, jem turns the snowman into mr avery

8/8/8

mrs. radley dies

8/8/8

cousin francis calls atticus a nigger lover. Scout fights him

9/9/9

atticus agrees to defend tom robinson

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