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The House on Mango Street pre-reading

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Language Arts And English +1 Age Level Middle School (13 to 15 years old)

A two-day lesson for middle schoolers to introduce some of the themes in The House on Mango Street through art representing Latino/a Americans in the 1900s.

tags: immigrant experience, culture, gender roles, women, class divide, jigsaw, see think wonder

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Tenement Flats

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Camas para Sueños

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Lotería-Tabla Llena

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Sin Título, from the series The Tempest

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Mechicano Art Center Mural at Echo Park Lake

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Sandra Cisneros

National Portrait Gallery

Lesson Plan

Kim Clifton