9780131804326

Prentice Hall Literature Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes, Bronze Level

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    9780131804326

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  • Copyright: 2004-04-01
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Table of Contents

Theme: Independence and Identity
Why Read Literature?
2(1)
How to Read Literature: Literal Comprehension Strategies
3(3)
The Cat Who Thought She Was a Dog and the Dog Who Thought He Was a Cat . . . Short Story
6(10)
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Two Kinds from The Joy Luck Club . . . Short Story
16(17)
Amy Tan
Reading Informational Materials
Burning Out at Nine? . . . Magazine Article
33(5)
Nadya Labi
Comparing Literary Works
from Song of Myself . . . Poem
38(1)
Walt Whitman
I'm Nobody . . . Poem
39(1)
Emily Dickinson
Me . . . Poem
40(6)
Walter de la Mare
My Furthest-Back Person (The Inspiration for Roots) . . . Autobiography
46(12)
Alex Haley
Connections Literature and Culture
Victor Edmundo Villasenor from Ancestors . . . Nonfiction
58(6)
Jim
Terry Willard
Jane Wilson
The Third Level . . . Short Story
64(10)
Jack Finney
A Day's Wait . . . Short Story
74(8)
Ernest Hemingway
Comparing Literary Works
Was Tarzan a Three-Bandage Man? . . . Autobiography
82(3)
Bill Cosby
Oranges . . . Poem
85(6)
Gary Soto
Reading Informational Materials
Golden Girls . . . Magazine Article
91(15)
Johnette Howard
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Narration: Autobiographical Writing
94(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Organizing and Delivering a Narrative Presentation
98(1)
Assessment Workshop: Clarifying Word Meanings
99(3)
Theme: Common Threads
Why Read Literature?
102(1)
How to Read Literature: Literal Comprehension Strategies
103(3)
from In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens . . . Nonfiction
106(10)
Alice Walker
Comparing Literary Works
Seventh Grade . . . Short Story
116(6)
Gary Soto
Melting Pot . . . Essay
122(8)
Anna Quindlen
Comparing Literary Works
Fable . . . Poem
130(2)
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If--- . . . Poem
132(2)
Rudyard Kipling
Thumbprint . . . Poem
134(4)
Eve Merriam
Literature and Technology
Fingerprints and Identity . . . Science Writing
138(2)
Memorandum . . . Memo
140(4)
Comparing Literary Works
Mother to Son . . . Poem
144(1)
Langston Hughes
The Courage That My Mother Had . . . Poem
145(1)
Edna St. Vincent Millay
The Hummingbird That Lived Through Winter . . . Short Story
146(7)
William Saroyan
A Colony in the Sky . . . Magazine Article
153(15)
Kim Stanley Robinson
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Description: Descriptive Composition
156(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Evaluating Advertisements
160(1)
Assessment Workshop: Analyzing Information
161(3)
Theme: What Matters
Why Read Literature?
164(1)
How to Read Literature: Interactive Reading Strategies
165(3)
The Third Wish . . . Short Story
168(12)
Joan Aiken
Comparing Literary Works
A Boy and a Man from Banner in the Sky . . . Fiction
180(10)
James Ramsey Ullman
from Into Thin Air . . . Autobiography
190(8)
Jon Krakauer
Comparing Literary Works
The Charge of the Light Brigade . . . Poem
198(3)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
The Enemy . . . Poem
201(1)
Alice Walker
St. Crispian's Day Speech from Henry V . . . Drama
202(6)
William Shakespeare
Connections Literature and Social Studies
Shakespeare and His World . . . Social Studies Article
208(4)
Comparing Literary Works
The Californian's Tale . . . Short Story
212(8)
Mark Twain
Valediction . . . Poem
220(6)
Seamus Heaney
Comparing Literary Works
Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening . . . Poem
226(2)
Robert Frost
Miracles . . . Poem
228(2)
Walt Whitman
Four Skinny Trees . . . Essay
230(5)
Sandra Cisneros
Reading Informational Materials
Algal Blooms . . . Textbook
235(4)
Michael J. Padilla
Reading Informational Materials
How Do Rainmakers Make Rain? . . . Cause-and-Effect Essay
239(15)
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Expository Writing: Problem-Solution Composition
242(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Presenting a Proposal
246(1)
Assessment Workshop: Analyzing Cause and Effect
247(3)
Theme: Meeting Challenges
Why Read Literature?
250(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Constructing Meaning
251(3)
The Night the Bed Fell . . . Humorous Essay
254(10)
James Thurber
All Summer in a Day . . . Short Story
264(12)
Ray Bradbury
Comparing Literary Works
The Highwayman . . . Poem
276(5)
Alfred Noyes
The Real Story of a Cowboy's Life . . . Historical Essay
281(9)
Geoffrey C. Ward
Comparing Literary Works
Amigo Brothers . . . Short Story
290(9)
Piri Thomas
The Walk . . . Poem
299(1)
Thomas Hardy
Justin Lebo . . . Article
300(6)
Phillip Hoose
The Rider . . . Poem
306(5)
Naomi Shihab Nye
Literature and Culture
The Boxer's Heart: How I Fell in Love with the Ring . . . Autobiography
311(1)
Kate Sekules
from Billy Elliot . . . Screenplay
312(3)
Lee Hall
The National Oregon Trail Center Sign: The National Oregon Trail Center . . . Sign
315(4)
The Eternal Frontier . . . Persuasive Essay
319(15)
Louis L'Amour
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Persuasion: Persuasive Composition
322(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Evaluating a Persuasive Presentation
326(1)
Assessment Workshop: Making Inferences
327(3)
Theme: Just for Fun
Why Read Literature?
330(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Critically
331(3)
Our Finest Hour . . . Essay
334(8)
Charles Osgood
Cat on the Go . . . Autobiography
342(18)
James Herriot
Comparing Literary Works
The Luckiest Time of All . . . Short Story
360(3)
Lucille Clifton
in Just- . . . Poem
363(2)
E. E. Cummings
The Microscope . . . Poem
365(1)
Maxine Kumin
Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out . . . Poem
366(2)
Shel Silverstein
Father William . . . Poem
368(7)
Lewis Carroll
Reading Informational Materials
Walking for Exercise and Pleasure . . . Government Publication
375(5)
Comparing Literary Works
Zoo . . . Short Story
380(3)
Edward D. Hoch
The Hippopotamus . . . Poem
383(1)
Ogden Nash
How the Snake Got Poison . . . Folk Tale
384(6)
Zora Neale Hurston
Connections Literature Across Cultures
from The Tale of the Unknown Island . . . Fable
390(3)
Jose Saramago
Reading Informational Materials
The Iceman . . . Primary Research Article
393(15)
Don Lessem
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Exposition: Summary
396(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Organizing and Delivering an Oral Summary
400(1)
Assessment Workshop: Recognizing Author's Purpose
401(3)
Genre: Short Story
Why Read Literature?
404(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Fiction
405(3)
Rikki-tikki-tavi . . . Plot
408(20)
Rudyard Kipling
After Twenty Years . . . Plot
428(10)
O. Henry
Papa's Parrot . . . Character
438(10)
Cynthia Rylant
Suzy and Leah . . . Setting
448(12)
Jane Yolen
Historical Fiction, Past and Present
from The Midwife's Apprentice . . . Historical Fiction
460(6)
Karen Cushman
Comparing Literary Works
Ribbons . . . Theme
466(9)
Laurence Yep
The Treasure of Lemon Brown . . . Theme
475(14)
Walter Dean Myers
New Exhibit: Let the Good Times Roll: A Tribute to Rhythm and Blues . . . Press Release
489(5)
Stolen Day . . . Point of View
494(9)
Sherwood Anderson
Let the Reader Beware . . . Guidelines
503(15)
Reid Goldsborough
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Narration: Short Story
506(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Giving and Receiving Oral Directions
510(1)
Assessment Workshop: Predict Probable Actions and Outcomes
511(3)
Genre: Nonfiction
Why Read Literature?
514(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Nonfiction
515(3)
Comparing Literary Works
Rattlesnake Hunt . . . Narrative Essay
518(5)
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings
from Barrio Boy . . . Personal Essay
523(5)
Ernesto Galarza
I Am a Native of North America . . . Reflective Essay
528(4)
Chief Dan George
All Together Now . . . Persuasive Essay
532(7)
Barbara Jordan
Reading Informational Materials
The Bill of Rights Public Document
539(5)
How to Enjoy Poetry . . . Expository Essay
544(10)
James Dickey
Comparing Literary Works
No Gumption . . . Autobiography
554(8)
Russell Baker
from An American Childhood . . . Autobiography
562(10)
Annie Dillard
Nolan Ryan . . . Biography
572(8)
William W. Lace
Connections Literature and Sports
Mi Amigo, Mark . . . Autobiographical Article
580(3)
Sammy Sosa
Reading Informational Materials
Pandas . . . Research Article
583(17)
Gillian Standring
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Research: Research Report
586(6)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Delivering a Research Presentation
592(1)
Assessment Workshop: Distinguishing Between Fact and Opinion
593(3)
Genre: Drama
Why Read Literature?
596(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Drama
597(3)
A Christmas Carol: Scrooge and Marley
Charles Dickens
Israel Horovitz
Act I Drama
600(27)
Act II Drama
627(32)
Reviews of A Christmas Carol . . . Literary Criticism
659(7)
The Monsters Are Due on Maple . . . Street Teleplay
666(23)
Rod Serling
Literature Past and Present
from A Wrinkle in Time . . . Novel Excerpt
689(4)
Madeleine L'Engle
Making Fantasy Real . . . Response to Literature
693(15)
Zena Sutherland
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Response to Literature
696(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Analyzing Media Messages
700(1)
Assessment Workshop: Sentence Construction
701(3)
Genre: Poetry
Why Read Literature?
704(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Poetry
705(3)
Comparing Literary Works
The Cremation of Sam McGee . . . Narrative Poetry
708(5)
Robert Service
Washed in Silver . . . Lyric Poetry
713(1)
James Stephens
Winter . . . Lyric Poetry
714(6)
Nikki Giovanni
Comparing Literary Works
Seal . . . Form
720(1)
William Jay Smith
The Pasture . . . Form
721(1)
Robert Frost
Three Haiku . . . Form
722(6)
Matsuo Basho
Comparing Literary Works
Annabel Lee . . . Rhythm and Rhyme
728(2)
Edgar Allan Poe
Martin Luther King . . . Rhythm and Rhyme
730(6)
Raymond R. Patterson
Comparing Literary Works
Full Fathom Five . . . Sound Devices
736(1)
William Shakespeare
Onomatopoeia . . . Sound Devices
737(1)
Eve Merriam
Maestro . . . Sound Devices
738(4)
Pat Mora
Literature Past and Present
Men of Honor: Interview With Carl M. Brashear, Navy Diver . . . Interview
742(6)
Carl M. Brashear
Paul Stillwell
Comparing Literary Works
The Village Blacksmith . . . Figurative Language
748(2)
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Fog . . . Figurative Language
750(1)
Carl Sandburg
Life . . . Figurative Language
751(1)
Naomi Long Madgett
Loo-Wit . . . Figurative Language
752(7)
Wendy Rose
How to Use Your New Alarm Chronograph Timer . . . Technical Directions
759(4)
Bat Attacks? . . . Comparison-and-Contrast Essay
763(15)
Laura Allen
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Exposition: Comparison-and-Contrast Essay
766(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Presenting Pros and Cons
770(1)
Assessment Workshop: Distinguishing Between Fact and Opinion
771(3)
Genre: Legends, Folk Tales, and Myths
Why Read Literature?
774(1)
How to Read Literature: Strategies for Reading Legends, Folk Tales, and Myths
775(3)
Popocatepetl and Ixtlaccihuatl . . . Mexican Legend
778(11)
Juliet Piggott
Reading Informational Materials
Tenochtitlan: Inside the Aztec Capital . . . Social Studies Article
789(9)
Jacqueline Dineen
Comparing Literary Works
The People Could Fly . . . African American Folk Tale
798(4)
Virginia Hamilton
The Lion and the Statue . . . Fable
802(1)
Aesop
The Fox and the Crow . . . Fable
803(1)
Aesop
All Stories Are Anansi's . . . African Folk Tale
804(10)
Harold Courlander
Comparing Literary Works
Phaethon, Son of Apollo . . . Greek Myth
814(4)
Olivia E. Coolidge
Demeter and Persephone . . . Greek Myth
818(4)
Anne Terry White
Icarus and Daedalus . . . Greek Myth
822(7)
Josephine Preston Peabody
Connections Novellas and Myths
from False Dawn . . . Novella Excerpt
829(4)
Edith Wharton
Reading Informational Materials
Moving Mountains . . . How-to Article
833(8)
Janice VanCleave
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Research: Multimedia Report
836(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Evaluating a Media Presentation
840(1)
Assessment Workshop: Spelling, Capitalization, and Punctuation
841

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