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Homs01

  1. 1. A Nation of Immigrants<br />Introduction to our study of Sandra Cisneros’ novel<br />The House on Mango Street<br />
  2. 2. TEKS Reading Comprehension / Fiction<br />Analyzenarrator’s point of view — the way in which a work of fiction is shaped by it <br />Make inferences and draw conclusions about the structure and elements of the fiction and provide evidence from text to support understanding.<br />
  3. 3. Key Concepts<br />The United States is a nation of immigrants.<br />All immigrants have been “outsiders” at one time or another.<br />
  4. 4. Curriculum-Framing Questions<br />What defines our American culture? <br />Or, How do we reflect our culture?<br />What does it mean to be an “outsider”?<br />What is unique to the outsider’s experience?<br />

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