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Prentice Hall Literature: Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes : Gold Level

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ISBN13:

9780131804340

ISBN10:
0131804340
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
4/1/2005
Publisher(s):
SCHOOL GROUP

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Table of Contents

Theme: Spine Tinglers
Why Read Literature?
2(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Literal Comprehension Strategies
3(3)
The Cask of Amontillado . . . Short Story
6(12)
Edgar Allan Poe
The Most Dangerous Game . . . Short Story
18(24)
Richard Connell
Casey at the Bat . . . Poetry
42(8)
Ernest Lawrence Thayer
The Birds . . . Short Story
50(36)
Daphne du Maurier
Connections: Literature Past and Present
from The Perfect Storm . . . Nonfiction
86(5)
Sebastian Junger
Reading Informational Materials: Movie Reviews
The Birds . . . Movie Review
91(5)
DeWitt Bodeen
The Red-headed League . . . Short Story
96(26)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Comparing Literary Works
The Listeners . . . Poetry
122(2)
Walter de la Mare
Beware: Do Not Read This Poem . . . Poetry
124(2)
Ishmael Reed
Echo . . . Poetry
126(6)
Henriqueta Lisboa
Helcio Veiga Costa
Caucasian Mummies Mystify Chinese . . . Nonfiction
132(20)
Keay Davidson
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Narration: Autobiographical Narrative
140(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Delivering a Narrative Presentation
144(1)
Assessment Workshop: Context Clues
145(3)
Theme: Challenges and Choices
Why Read Literature?
148(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Interactive Reading Strategies
149(3)
from A Lincoln Preface . . . Nonfiction
152(12)
Carl Sandburg
Comparing Literary Works
``I Have a Dream'' . . . Speech
164(3)
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Connections: Literature and Music
Bono and The Edge Pride (In the Name of Love) . . . Song Lyric
167(1)
from Rosa Parks: My Story . . . Nonfiction
168(2)
Rosa Parks
Jim H askins
There Is a Longing . . . Speech
170(2)
Chief Dan George
I Hear America Singing . . . Poetry
172(6)
Walt Whitman
The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind . . . Short Story
178(10)
Ray Bradbury
Comparing Literary Works
The Road Not Taken . . . Poetry
188(2)
Robert Frost
To be of use . . . Poetry
190(1)
Marge Piercy
New Directions . . . Nonfiction
191(6)
Maya Angelou
Reading Informational Materials: Business Documents
Letter of Welcome Business . . . Letter
197(1)
Martha Escutia
Conference Agenda . . . Program Agenda
198(4)
Old Man of the Temple . . . Short Story
202(12)
R. K. Narayan
Perseus . . . Myth
214(14)
Edith Hamilton
Comparing Literary Works
Slam, Dunk, & Hook . . . Poetry
228(2)
Yusef Komunyakaa
The Spearthrower . . . Poetry
230(2)
Lillian Morrison
Shoulders . . . Poetry
232(16)
Naomi Shihab Nye
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Workplace Writing: Business Letter
236(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Conducting Interviews
240(1)
Assessment Workshop: Facts and Details
241(3)
Theme: Moments of Discovery
Why Read Literature?
244(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Constructing Meaning
245(3)
Children in the Woods . . . Nonfiction
248(9)
Barry Lopez
Reading Informational Materials: Web Sites
National Audubon Society Audubon Web Site . . . Web Site
257(5)
Rules of the Game . . . Short Story
262(14)
Amy Tan
Connections: Literature and Media
from Joy, Luck, and Hollywood . . . Newspaper Article
276(6)
Amy Tan
Comparing Literary Works
Checkouts . . . Short Story
282(4)
Cynthia Rylant
Fifteen . . . Poetry
286(6)
William Stafford
Comparing Literary Works
Sympathy . . . Poetry
292(1)
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Caged Bird . . . Poetry
293(2)
Maya Angelou
We never know how high we are . . . Poetry
295(1)
Emily Dickinson
from In My Place . . . Nonfiction
296(8)
Charlayne Hunter-Gault
The Interlopers . . . Short Story
304(12)
Saki (H. H. Munro)
The Rug Merchant . . . Nonfiction
316(10)
James A. Michener
Comparing Literary Works
Combing . . . Poetry
326(1)
Gladys Cardiff
Women . . . Poetry
327(1)
Alice Walker
maggie and milly and molly and may . . . Poetry
328(2)
E. E. Cummings
Astonishment . . . Poetry
330(16)
Wislawa Szymborska
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Persuasion: Persuasive Essay
334(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Analyzing Types of Arguments
338(1)
Assessment Workshop: Stated and Implied Main Idea
339(3)
Theme: The Lighter Side
Why Read Literature?
342(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Interactive Reading Strategies
343(3)
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty . . . Short Story
346(12)
James Thurber
The Inspector-General . . . Drama
358(10)
Anton Chekhov
Michael Frayn
Comparing Literary Works
Go Deep to the Sewer . . . Nonfiction
368(5)
Bill Cosby
Fly Away . . . Nonfiction
373(7)
Ralph Helfer
Connections: Literature and Childhood
The Talk . . . Reflective Essay
380(6)
Gary Soto
An Entomological Study of Apartment 4A . . . Nonfiction
386(9)
Patricia Volk
Reading Informational Materials: Newspaper Articles
`Cows on parade' find sweet home in Chicago . . . Article
395(5)
David Schuyler
Comparing Literary Works
Jabberwocky . . . Poetry
400(2)
Lewis Carroll
Macavity: The Mystery Cat . . . Poetry
402(3)
T. S. Eliot
Problems With Hurricanes . . . Poetry
405(7)
Victor Hernandez Cruz
Talk African . . . Folk Tale
412(8)
Harold Courlander
George Herzog
One Ordinary Day, With Peanuts . . . Short Story
420(26)
Shirley Jackson
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Writing for Assessment: Test Essay
434(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Delivering a Descriptive Presentation
438(1)
Assessment Workshop: Cause and Effect
439(3)
Theme: Visions of the Future
Why Read Literature?
442(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Critical Reading Strategies
443(3)
from The Road Ahead . . . Nonfiction
446(10)
Bill Gates
The Machine That Won the War . . . Short Story
456(10)
Isaac Asimov
Connections: Literature and Technology
Aha Moment . . . Article
466(6)
Julia Alvarez
Comparing Literary Works
Fire and Ice . . . Poetry
472(1)
Robert Frost
``There Will Come Soft Rains'' (War Time) . . . Poetry
473(1)
Sara Teasdale
The Horses . . . Poetry
474(2)
Edwin Muir
All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace . . . Poetry
476(4)
Richard Brautigan
Reading Informational Materials: Product Information
Technical Directions and Warranty Product Information
480(6)
Comparing Literary Works
``If I Forget Thee, Oh Earth . . .'' . . . Short Story
486(5)
Arthur C. Clarke
from Silent Spring . . . Nonfiction
491(4)
Rachel Carson
To the Residents of A.D. 2029 . . . Nonfiction
495(9)
Bryan Woolley
Comparing Literary Works
Gifts . . . Poetry
504(2)
Shu Ting
Donald Finkel
Glory and Hope . . . Speech
506(18)
Nelson Mandela
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Exposition: How-to Essays
512(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Effective Listening and Note Taking
516(1)
Assessment Workshop: Generalizations
517(3)
Genre: Short Stories
Why Read Literature?
520(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Reading Fiction
521(3)
The Gift of the Magi . . . Plot
524(10)
O. Henry
Connections: Literature and Society
Gift-Giving in the Technological World
534(2)
Reading Informational Materials: Advertisements
R-C-H Announcement 1913 . . . Advertisement
536(4)
Sonata for Harp and Bicycle . . . Plot
540(14)
Joan Aiken
The Scarlet Ibis . . . Point of View
554(16)
James Hurst
Comparing Literary Works
Blues Ain't No Mockin Bird . . . Character
570(7)
Toni Cade Bambara
Uncle Marcos . . . Character
577(13)
Isabel Allende
Comparing Literary Works
The Man to Send Rain Clouds . . . Setting
590(6)
Leslie Marmon Silko
The Invalid's Story . . . Setting
596(12)
Mark Twain
Comparing Literary Works
The Necklace . . . Theme
608(8)
Guy de Maupassant
The Harvest . . . Theme
616(20)
Tomas Rivera
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Narration: Short Story
624(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Analyzing a Media Presentation
628(1)
Assessment Workshop: Author's Point of View
629(3)
Genre: Nonfiction
Why Read Literature?
632(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Reading Nonfiction
633(3)
Single Room, Earth View . . . Observation
636(9)
Sally Ride
Reading Informational Materials: Persuasive Speeches
The New Frontier . . . Speech
645(5)
John F. Kennedy
Comparing Literary Works
The Washwoman . . . Narrative Essay
650(6)
Isaac Bashevis Singer
On Summer . . . Persuasive Essay
656(6)
Lorraine Hansberry
A Celebration of Grandfathers . . . Reflective Essay
662(12)
Rudolfo A. Anaya
Comparing Literary Works
from A White House Diary . . . Autobiographical Account
674(6)
Lady Bird Johnson
Connections: Literature and Social Studies
The Role of the First Lady
680(2)
Arthur Ashe Remembered . . . Remembrance
682(3)
John McPhee
Georgia O'Keeffe . . . Expository Essay
685(11)
Joan Didion
Understanding Comics . . . Visual Essay
696(14)
Scott McCloud
Comparing Literary Works
Earhart Redux . . . Radio Program Transcript
710(5)
Alex Chadwick
In These Girls, Hope Is a Muscle . . . Book Review
715(2)
Steve Gietschier
In These Girls, Hope Is a Muscle. . . Book Jacket
717(17)
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Exposition: Problem-and-Solution Essay
722(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Evaluating a Speech
726(1)
Assessment Workshop: Connotation and Denotation
727(3)
Genre: Drama
Why Read Literature?
730(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Reading Drama
731(3)
The Dancers . . . Play
734(30)
Horton Foote
The Shakespearean Theater
764(6)
The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, Prologue . . . Drama
770(1)
William Shakespeare
Act I
770(25)
Act II
795(24)
Act III
819(26)
Act IV
845(16)
Act V
861(17)
Connections: Literature and Media
Shakespeare in Today's World
878(3)
Reading Informational Materials: Atlas Entries
Italy . . . Atlas Entry
881(15)
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Response to Literature
884(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Presenting an Oral Response to Literature
888(1)
Assessment Workshop: Responses and Interpretations
889(3)
Genre: Poetry
Why Read Literature?
892(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Reading Poetry
893(3)
I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud . . . Figurative Language
896(8)
William Wordsworth
Comparing Literary Works
Dream Deferred . . . Figurative Language
904(1)
Langston Hughes
Dreams . . . Figurative Language
905(1)
Langston Hughes
The Eagle . . . Figurative Language
906(2)
Alfred
Lord Tennyson
``Hope'' is the thing with feathers--- . . . Figurative Language
908(6)
Emily Dickinson
Comparing Literary Works
Blackberry Eating . . . Imagery
914(1)
Galway Kinnell
Memory . . . Imagery
915(1)
Margaret Walker
Eulogy for a Hermit Crab . . . Imagery
916(2)
Pattiann Rogers
Meciendo (``Rocking'') . . . Imagery
918(2)
Gabriela Mistral
Woman's Work . . . Imagery
920(6)
Julia Alvarez
Comparing Literary Works
Uphill . . . Lyric Poetry
926(1)
Christina Rossetti
Summer . . . Lyric Poetry
927(1)
Walter Dean Myers
Ecclesiastes 3:1--8 . . . Lyric Poetry
928(2)
The Bells . . . Lyric Poetry
930(10)
Edgar Allan Poe
Comparing Literary Works
The Raven . . . Narrative Poetry
940(4)
Edgar Allan Poe
The Seven Ages of Man . . . Dramatic Poetry
944(6)
William Shakespeare
Connections: Literature Past and Present
from Tuesdays with Morrie . . . Nonfiction
950(6)
Mitch Albom
Comparing Literary Works
Three Haiku . . . Haiku
956(1)
Basho
Chiyojo
Hokku Poems . . . Haiku
957(1)
Richard Wright
On the Grasshopper and the Cricket . . . Sonnet
958(2)
John Keats
Sonnet 30 . . . Sonnet
960(5)
William Shakespeare
Reading Informational Materials: Professional Journals
Passing Time in Times Past . . . Article
965(15)
Virginia A. Walter
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Exposition: Comparison-and-Contrast Essay
968(4)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Comparing Media Coverage
972(1)
Assessment Workshop: Analogies
973(3)
Genre: The Epic
Why Read Literature?
976(1)
How to Read Literature: Use Strategies for Reading an Epic
977(3)
Homer from the Odyssey
Part 1: The Adventures of Odysseus . . . Epic
980(41)
Robert Fitzgerald
Part 2: The Return of Odysseus Epic
1021(31)
Comparing Literary Works
An Ancient Gesture . . . Poetry
1052(2)
Edna St. Vincent Millay
Siren Song . . . Poetry
1054(2)
Margaret Atwood
Prologue and Epilogue from the Odyssey . . . Drama
1056(2)
Derek Walcott
Ithaca . . . Poetry
1058(6)
Constantine Cavafy
Connections: Literature Past and Present
from Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13
1064(3)
Jim Lovell
Jeffrey Kluger
Reading Informational Materials: Newspaper Editorials
Minneapolis Star and Tribune Veteran Returns, Becomes Symbol . . . Editorial
1067(1)
The Kansas City Star The Wrong Orbit . . . Editorial
1068(2)
Skills Workshops
Writing Workshop: Research Writing: Research Report
1070(6)
Listening and Speaking Workshop: Delivering an Expository Presentation
1076(1)
Assessment Workshop: Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics
1077


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