We found 40 resources with the concept sandra cisneros
Stories from the Panama CanalLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
The stories of the Silver People, the West Indies immigrants hired to work on the Panama Canal, come to life in a lesson about the building of the Panama Canal. Groups research why the canal was built, how it was build, the working...
The Search for IdentityLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover how writers express identity in their writing. Learners explore how issues of identity surface in the literature of minority writers. Scholars watch a video, read and discuss biographies, conduct research, engage in creative...
Reading Literature: 9-10th Grade ELA Common CoreLesson Planet
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
The materials in this collect of resources are designed to address all the Common Core reading literature standards for 9th and 10th graders. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the specific standard addressed.
The House on Mango Street: Vocabulary Word SquaresLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Chanclas, muerto, cuando. Spanish words are plentiful in The House on Mango Street and may be unfamiliar to many readers. A vocabulary words squares activity will help kids remember the meaning of these words and add to their...
The House on Mango Street: Question Answer Relationships StrategyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Good readers question text as they read. The Question Answer Relationships Strategy (QAR) used in this resource with The House on Mango Street, provides readers with a concrete approach for questioning Sandra Cisneros' text and...
The House on Mango Street Activity PackLesson Planet
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Enrich a unit on The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros with a selection of related activities. The packet contains nine activities that go from pre-reading through wrapping up the novel. Young readers work on studying author's...
Exploring Thematic Motifs in The House on Mango StreetLesson Planet
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore identity and community through an expository essay based on The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. This two-week unit on writing an essay provides a brief description of each day and all of the worksheets and materials you...
Comparing and ContrastingLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Designed
Read and compare a passage from The Magician's Nephew by C.S. Lewis and "The Monkey Garden" by Sandra Cisneros. Beginning with The Magician's Nephew, the class reads each story, underlining lines that relate to the thematic significance...
The House on Mango Street List 1 WorksheetLesson Planet
7th - 8th
As your class begins Sandra Cisneros's coming-of-age novel, The House on Mango Street, provide them with some vocabulary help! This two-page resource introduces 20 unfamiliar words to get your class started with. Example words include...
Lesson Plan: The Adventures of Tom SawyerLesson Planet
5th - 8th
Explore literature after reading The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain and The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. Sixth and seventh graders compare and contrast the setting, motivation, theme, and characterization of each...
Elements of a Short Story (SMARTboard)Lesson Planet
7th - 8th
TV for homework? Your pupils' dreams have come true! After reading Sandra Cisneros's "Eleven," they analyze the elements of the story, particularly the plot and and climax. The lesson could work with any short story that you are using to...
Writing a Personal Letter Using the Short Story "Eleven"Lesson Planet
7th - 8th
Challenge your class to connect to the text of "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros with this activity, which prompts them to write a personal letter from the main character's point of view. The story, prompt, and letter template are all included...
The House on Mango Street & Woman Hollering Creek & Other Stories QuizLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
In this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, students respond to 10 multiple choice questions about novels and stories by Sandra Cisneros. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
The House on Mango Street & Woman Hollering Creek & Other Stories - Essay QuestionsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
In this literature activity, students respond to 3 short answer and essay questions about the works of Sandra Cisneros. Students may also link to an online interactive quiz on the stories at the bottom of the page.