Sparrow Hawks - October 2012
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Unit: Learning from Experience - Knowing Who You Are
Area of Interaction: Health and Social Education
Essential Questions: What makes a good story? How can literature influence our lives? How am I changing?
Unit Vocabulary: Setting, Internal Conflict, External Conflict, Author's Purpose, Inference,
Major Character, Minor Character
"Seventh Grade" by Gary Soto
"Thank You, M'am" by Langston Hughes
"Names/Nombres" by Julia Alvarez
"Zebra" by Chaim Potok
Response to Literature - Compare and Contrast