Study Guide

The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963 Tough-o-Meter

By Christopher Paul Curtis

Tough-o-Meter

(2) Sea Level

Watsons has some lingo some cultural references particular to the 1960s that might have you scratching your head, but it's nothing you can't handle with a little attention to the context clues and some help from Shmoop. No heavy duty climbing equipment needed; you can do this one in your flip flops.