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¿Está enseñando una unidad de un libro este año? Es una buena práctica complementar las unidades del libro con pasajes cortos de diferentes géneros. Estos pasajes de lectura fueron seleccionados por maestros titulares para complementar la unidad de su libro. Ellos proporcionan información esencial y pueden ayudar a desatar discusiones sobre temas comunes.
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime
Autor: Mark Haddon
Edición: First Vintage Contemporaries, 2004
Christopher Boone sets out to investigate the suspicious death of his neighbor’s dog but discovers more about his own family mysteries. Along the way, readers learn about the complex beauty of autistic thinkers.
Autor: Laurence Yep
Edición: Harper Trophy 25th Anniversary, 2000
Moon Shadow is eight years old when he sails from the Middle Kingdom (China) to the land of the Golden Mountain (America) where he meets his father, Windrider, for the first time. In San Francisco, Moon Shadow and his father endure racist abuse from the natives, as well as derision from their fellow countrymen as they work to make their dreams come true.
Drinking Coffee Elsewhere
Autor: ZZ Packer
Edición: First Riverhead Trade Paperback, 2004
In this collection of short stories ZZ Packer introduces us to a range of different perspectives, from Brownie Troops out to seek retribution, to a father and son who bicker on their way to the Million Man March.
Eight Days: A Story of Haiti
Autor: Edwidge Danticat
Edición: Orchard Books, 2010
In this tale, for young readers, award-winning Edwidge Danticat tells the story of Junior, a seven-year-old boy trapped beneath his house after the Port-au-Prince earthquake and his rescue. While trapped during the earthquake, Junior calls on his imagination and the love he has for his friends and his family to help him find the strength to survive.