Papa Who Wakes Up Tired in the Dark

Papa Who Wakes Up Tired in the Dark

This is an excerpt from The House on Mango Street, a 1984 coming-of-age novel by Mexican-American writer Sandra Cisneros. It deals with Esperanza Cordero, a young Latina girl, and her life growing up in Chicago.\n<br><br>\n<i><u>Introducing...You! (Text 2)</u> -- This text is part of a Knowledge Set that examines personal narratives and poems and guides students to reflect on stories from their own lives. In this excerpt, the narrator describes her interactions with her father as she learns of her grandfather's death. Students should analyze the author's word choice and tone throughout the passage paying close attention to how the author depicts emotion.</i>\n<br><br>\n<a href="https://files.act

Sandra Cisneros

Essential Question

Common Core Standards

RL.6 - Point of View, RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, W.3 - Writing narratives

Depth of Knowledge (DOK) Levels



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