The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian
Junior, a Native American boy growing up on the Spokane reservation in Washington, decides to attend Reardan — an all-white school that’s located 20 miles away from home.
Below are some reading passages that we have hand picked to supplement this book. Be sure to read the passage summaries and our suggestions for instructional use.
9th-10th Informational Text 1080L
From Resistance to Reservations
9th-10th Informational Text 1150L
Life on Reservations
9th-10th Informational Text 1050L
American Indian School a Far Cry from the Past
7th-8th Interview 1090L
Behind The Native American Achievement Gap
7th-8th News 1200L
Yul Kwon, From Bullying Target to Reality TV Star
5th-6th Informational Text 1230L
Benedict Arnold: Two Sides of a Bitter Coin
5th-6th Short Story 560L
7th-8th Poem 1090L
The Road Not Taken
7th-8th Informational Text 940L
How Native Students Can Succeed In College: 'Be As Tough As The Land That Made You'