The Wizard of Oz - Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

The Wizard of Oz - Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

The Wizard of Oz Archetypes in the Movie By: Olivia Patterson, Courtney Malcom & Robbie Miller 1st Period Situation Archetypes The Quest: -

Trying to return home Dorothy trying to gain access to the Wizard. Dorothy is trying to find her home in Kansas (from Oz). Her efforts to return home include a quest to find the all powerful Wizard of Oz who she thinks should know how to help her. Also, while she does not realize it, the ruby slippers represent the talisman to help

her return home. She is advised to click her heels together three times to return home. Situation Archetypes The Initiation: Dorothy has a new awareness of evil when Miss Gulch tries to take Toto. Also, later when the house falls on the Wicked Witch of the East, Dorothy acquires the ruby slippers...she then

has a new maturity and awareness of the problems/ dangers associated with her quest to return home. At home, Miss Gulch represents evil. In Oz, the Wicked Witch of the West represents evil. Symbolic Archetypes Darkness vs. Lightness: 1.Dorothy is first in a dark black and white

place. She is filled with worries of the unknown and despair that Miss Gulch will take Toto. 2.Later when she wakes, everything is brilliantly colored. She has hope of returning home and learns many things about herself and her friends during her journey to OZ. Symbolic Archetypes Supernatural Intervention: 1.Glinda the Good Witch of the North appeared and provided assistance and

information (to follow the yellow brick road) to Dorothy and her friends. 2.Later Dorothy and her friends are victims of the poison poppies and fall asleep. This represents an evil intervention of the Wicked Witch. Character Archetypes Hunting Group of Companions: Dorothy, Toto, Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, and the Scarecrow are loyal

companions willing to face many dangers in order to stay together and find the Wizard of Oz. Dorothy and her friends. Character Archetypes Friendly Beast: 1.Dorothy befriends the Cowardly Lion who is a friendly beast. 2.Toto is also a friendly beast who is

protective and loyal to Dorothy. Character Archetypes Devil Figure: The Wicked Witch of the West is the most evil and conniving character in this movie. She threatens to harm Toto and destroy Dorothy and her friends in order to get the Ruby Slippers. Character Archetypes Creatures of the Nightmare:

The flying monkeys are monsters that are summoned by the Wicked Witch to attack Dorothy and her friends. They are evil perversions. Major Archetype The Wise Old Man: Professor Marvel is a traveling fortune teller and The Wizard of Oz is an almighty wizard. These two

characters provide insight and gain trust through trickery. Professor Marvel uses trickery to gain Dorothys trust. Symbolism Dorothy is a girl= innocence Miss Gulch is a crone= evil (becomes the Wicked Witch of the West) Glinda the witch dressed in white/filled with light= goodness

Auntie Em takes care of Dorothy= caregiver Emerald City green = self growth/ knowledge Apple orchard/forest (trees that throw their apples) example of nature that is hostile to human needs= wilderness Works Cited The Wizard of Oz. Dir. Victor Fleming. Perf. Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger. 1939. Warner, 2009. DVD. Unknown Photographer. Miss Gulch and the Wicked Witch- Represent evil. N.d. Wizard of Oz- Actress Margaret Hamilton, Unknown . AveleymanActor, Films and TV Vidcaps. Web. 3 Sept. 2011. Unknown Photographer. Dorothy trying to gain access to the Wizard. . N.d. The Wizard of Oz, Movie Set Photo. The Best Picture Project. Web. 3

Sept. 2011. Unknown Photographer. Dorothy and her friends. N.d. The Wizard of Oz, Movie Set Photo. Emerald City Blogspot. Web. 3 Sept. 2011. Unknown Photographer. Professor Marvel uses trickery to gain Dorothys trust. N.d. The Wizard of Oz, Movie Set Photo. Huffington Post- Lesson from Professor Marvel. Web. 4 Sept. 2011.

Recently Viewed Presentations

  • Homophone s They sound the same, lets play

    Homophone s They sound the same, lets play

    Homophones They sound the same, let's play the game! See if you can guess which word goes where. By A. Gore By Angie. Gore Norwood Primary Southport Homophones hare or hair ? By A. Gore Homophones son or sun ?...
  • Title Goes Here

    Title Goes Here

    Arial Interstate Arial Narrow Bradley Hand ITC Default Design Microsoft ClipArt Gallery Cognitive and Language Development 2 Pertemuan 4 Perkembangan Kognitif Teori Jean Piaget Slide 4 TAHAP SENSORIMOTOR TAHAP PRA-OPERASIONAL TAHAP OPERASIONAL KONKRIT TAHAP OPERASIONAL FORMAL Asumsi Dasar Zona Perkembangan...
  • Capacity Overheads

    Capacity Overheads

    Gross Margin Gross Margin or Gross Profit is sales revenue minus cost of goods sold. This definition is for a retailer or manufacturer, not a service company. Footnote 2 tells what is included in cost of revenues, which is subtracted...
  • Chapter 15: Japan - Mrs. Renton's Online Classroom

    Chapter 15: Japan - Mrs. Renton's Online Classroom

    Geography Shapes Life in Japan. Japan is a large group of islands located off the Asian mainland.. The islands of Japan are really the tops of mountains. The mountains were difficult to live on, so most people lived on flat...
  • Poster Title Goes Here author's name Seton Hall University ...

    Poster Title Goes Here author's name Seton Hall University ...

    Bruce Macfarlane, Ourania Filippakou, Liz Halford, Arti Saraswat Thames Valley University Attitudes to duality Traditionalists See further and higher education as representing distinct entities with different educational values, purposes and cultures Protectionists
  • Chapter Eleven

    Chapter Eleven

    Congress It could probably be shown with facts and figures that there is no distinctly American criminal class except for Congress - Mark Twain
  • Open Access Publishing: The Good, the Bad, and

    Open Access Publishing: The Good, the Bad, and

    Address given as 548 Fashion Avenue, New York, NY . Article Processing Charges (APC) vary by journal within a publishing group, but often offer special discounts. American Journal of Health Research . fee is $570, but "reductions are given to...
  • CS1102 Lecture Slides - CityU CS

    CS1102 Lecture Slides - CityU CS

    Software. Software - series of instructions that tell a computer what to do and how to do it. Also called a . program. A key feature of computer programs is that they can be run or executed. Software is "soft"...