Two Kinds Storyboard by Sean Noonan

Two Kinds Storyboard by Sean Noonan

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  • Ni kan. You can be child prodigy like Shirley Temple, Its America you can be whoever you want.
  • Two Kinds
  • By: Amy Tan
  • What is capital of Finland?
  • Nebraska?
  • From: Of the Joy Luck Club
  • Ni kan! Ni kan! You can be like her a young Chinese Pianist.
  • At first Jing-Mei's mother wants her to be a child prodigy. Like Shirely Temple who at the time was a very young actress.
  • Sharp C,Flat F,Key number 48!
  • At First Jing-mei liked the idea but after what happened at the beauty camp Jing-mei's mother scraped the idea and instead wanted Jing-Mei to be aprodigy that is full of knowledge.
  • Jing-Mei's mother soon saw that she didn't even try so she gave up on the knowledge. There was no mention of her being prodigy until she watched a young Chinese Pianist so she thought Jing-Mei could be just like her.
  • Sean Noonan Period 4
  • The mother then ask if Mr.Chong,a retired piano teacher if she could clean his house in order for piano lessons. Jing-Mei soon learns why he is retired it's because he is deaf so he can't listen to her play music, so she doesn't play properly.
  • After one year of practice with Mr.Chong she competes at a talent show. She plays a song called "Pleading Child" but fails to perform it properly because she never played properly during practice.
  • Thirty years later, the mother gives Jing mei the piano. Although Jing-Mei saw it as a shiny trophy she still kept it in the living room. Later one Jing-Mei's mother dies and Jing-Mei plays "Pleading Child" and "Perfectly Contentied".
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