Nadine Gordimer died on July 13, 2014 at the age of 90. A novelist and activist, Gordimer wrote powerfully about South Africa during Apartheid and after, about what had changed, and what still had yet...
As you read the autobiographical "Hunger of Memory: The Education of Richard Rodriguez," learn these word lists: Prologue-Chapter 1: Aria , Chapter 2: The Achievement of Desire , Chapter 3: Credo ,...
As you read Nadine Gordimer's "Once Upon a Time," learn this word list. Here are links to lists for texts in Grade 9's Collection 1: A Quilt of a Country , Once Upon a Time , Rituals of Memory , The...
As you read S. E. Hinton's "The Outsiders," learn these word lists for the novel: Chapters 1-2 , Chapters 3-4 , Chapters 5-6 , Chapters 7-8 , Chapters 9-10 , Chapters 11-12 , Author?s Note and...
As you read Robert Louis Stevenson's "Kidnapped" (etext found here ), learn these word lists for the novel: Chapters 1-6 , Chapters 7-15 , Chapters 16-24 , Chapters 25-30
As you read Daniel Keyes' "Flowers for Algernon," learn these word lists for the novel: Progress Reports 1-11 , Progress Reports 12-15 , Progress Reports 16-17
As you read Margaret Atwood's "Cat's Eye," learn these word lists for the novel: Parts 1-5 , Parts 6-10 , Parts 11-15
As you read Malcolm Gladwell's nonfiction "Outliers: The Story of Success," learn these word lists: Introduction-Chapter 2 , Chapters 3-5 , Chapters 6-7 , Chapter 8-Epilogue