Out of My Mind


Sharon Draper

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Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral palsy is a disorder that affects the body’s ability to control its movements. The name comes from cerebral, which means something related to the brain, and palsy, a loss of motion. Cerebral… read analysis of Cerebral Palsy


Synesthesia is a condition in which one sense (sight, sound, touch, smell, taste) makes a person experience another sense. In Out of My Mind, for example, Melody is synesthetic; when she hears music she… read analysis of Synesthesia