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A Sense of Wonder

A Sense of Wonder

By: William Preston (author)Paperback

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A Sense of Wonder opens the door to the world of modern literature -- poetry, short stories, essays, and plays. From the comic metaphors of Pablo Neruda� s � Ode to My Socks,� to the touching monologue of Eric Bogosian� s � Bottleman,� this multicultural anthology engages students in a way that is personal, meaningful, and enjoyable.


Scope and SequenceTo the TeacherTo the Student Unit 1 Food Good Hot Dogs, Sandra Cisneros The Way of Iced Coffee, Donald W. George Food, Victor M. Valle The All-American Slurp, Lensey Namioka Unit 2 Love Oranges, Gary Soto I Date a Thai, Harvey Price Wind and River Romance, John Agard Rain Music, Longhang Nguyen Unit 3 Clothes Ode to My Socks, Pablo Neruda Getups, Maya Angelou Girl with the Green Skirt, Dana Malone The Red Coat, John Patrick Shanley Unit 4 Growing Up When I Was Young on an Island, Diane Kahanu Why Boys Don't Know What Girls Mean and Girls Think Boys are Mean, Deborah Tannen Abuela Invents the Zero, Judith Ortiz Cofer Blue Stone, Richard Hugo Unit 5 Work Jorge the Church Janitor Finally Quits, Martin Espada Bottleman, Eric Bogosian A Letter to God, Gregorio Lopez y Fuentes Follow Your Passion, Johnetta B. Cole Unit 6 Life and Death Just Lather, That's All, Hernando Tellez Nearing 90, William Maxwell Immortality, Maria Testa Delight Song of Tsoai-Talee, N. Scott Momaday Answer KeyGlossary of Literary Terms

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780130405609
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 224
  • ID: 9780130405609
  • weight: 390
  • ISBN10: 0130405604

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