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Someone Named Eva

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    Someone Named Eva

  • Exposition 1- Backround

    Exposition 1- Backround
    Milada lives in Lidice, Czechoslovakia with her mother, father, and brother. The Nazis have taken over her town.
  • Exposition 2- Setting

    Exposition 2- Setting
    Lidice, Czechoslovakia, in 1942, during World War 2.
  • Exposition 3- Characters

    Exposition 3- Characters
    -Milada: the main character, who loves astronomy.

    -Papa: Milada's father.

    -Terezie: Milada's best friend.

    -Babichka: babichka means "grandmother" in Czech
    -Jaro: Milada's brother
    -Ruzha: a girl who goes to school with Milada, who she dislikes.
    -Mama: Milada's mother.
  • Rising Action 1- Conflict

    Rising Action 1- Conflict
    Nazi soldiers come in the middle of the night to arrest Milada and her family.
  • Rising Action 2

    Rising Action 2
    Milada, her mother, and Terezie are forced to wait for days in the gymnasium of the high school.
  • Rising Action 3

    Rising Action 3
    The Nazis order everyone out of the gymnasium, but to Milada's horror, she is put on a different bus than her family and friends.
  • Rising Action 4

    Rising Action 4
    Milada finds herself in a Nazi camp set on turning her and fellow "Aryan" girls (girls with blond hair and blue eyes) into proper young German girls. She is given the German name "Eva".
  • Rising Action 5

    Rising Action 5
    Eva/Milada makes friends with a girl who was renamed Liesel.
  • Rising Action 6

    Rising Action 6
    Heidi, a girl who is also being trained, is so scared at night that she wets the bed. She is sent to a concentration camp along with her sister, Elsa.
  • Rising Action 7

    Rising Action 7
    Eva realizes that she can no longer remember her real name.
  • Climax

    On their first trip outside camp, Eva is wearing her uniform, and an old lady screams at her that she is a Nazi, which disturbs her.
  • Falling Action 1

    Falling Action 1
    Eva is adopted by her new German family. She realizes her parents aren't coming for her.
  • Falling Action 2

    Falling Action 2
    At Eva's adoption party, she finds out that the only reason she was adopted was for her new Mother to recieve an award for having three children.
  • Falling Action 3

    Falling Action 3
    While on a walk with Elsbeth (her new sister), Eva sees a Nazi work camp with Czech people chained up.
  • Falling Action 4

    Falling Action 4
    The war begins to effect Eva and her "family". Hired help is let go, and there isn't enough food to go around.
  • Falling Action 5

    Falling Action 5
    Eva, Elsbeth, and her "mother" are forced to go down into the bomb shelter.
  • Resolution 1

    Resolution 1
    Russian soldiers break into the shelter, and rob Eva's "father"'s office.
  • Resolution 2

    Resolution 2
    On the radio, Eva hears that the war is over, and Hitler is dead!
  • Resolution 3

    Resolution 3
    An international red cross worker comes to take MILADA back to her real mother, who is waiting for her.