Mulan Writing prompt from Page 41 Writing Prompt: Write a thesis statement explaining whether Mulan’s faults help her to become a hero or hinder (keep her from) from becoming a hero. Then write a paragraph that supports your thesis statement that includes evidence from the film. Thesis Example Mulan’s faults hinder her from becoming a hero because her stubborness endangers her family and the army. Write your own thesis. *** Now add examples from the film that support the above thesis. Mulan’s faults hinder her from becoming a hero because her stubborness digraces her family and the army. For example, Mulan is quite stubborn about going to war in her fathers place. When Mulan decides to disguise herself as a man, this act alone is treasonous. When her gender is found out her family is disgraced, dishonored and she faces death. Her fellow soldiers are also disgraced and feel betrayed by her disguising herself as man. Their military valor is also called into question because they fought along side a woman.