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Teaching Thank You, M'am

Thank You, M'am

Langston Hughes
“Thank You, M’am” from SHORT STORIES by Langston Hughes. Copyright © 1996 by Ramona Bass and Arnold Rampersad. Reprinted by permission of Hill and Wang, a division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Users are warned that this work is protected under copyright

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

Why does the woman show compassion, rather than seeking punishment?
STANDARDS:
RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RL.3 - Characters & Plot

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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