Edward Hoagland Hoagland is quoted in the unit opener of Essays in Imprints Have students read and discuss the argument he presents. The site includes an idea for writing an essay or poem about nature. Johnson Quotations A quotation from Samuel Johnson appears on the second page of this essay. The site also has other links to this exhibition.
This Web site provides a profile on Clemens. Challenge two students to role-play a discussion between Suzuki and Durning on the subject. Why must there be pain and suffering? Further Speeches Explore the art of speech writing by having students read three speeches on this American political Web site. The Short Answer,” mystery writer Alex Keegan looks at what makes a novel a novel. Ask students to use this information to write their own tribute to Purdy. Bacon Essays Links to Sir Francis Bacon’s essays can be found on this site—funded, unfortunately, through various companies’ annoying pop-up ads.
Encourage students to link to “Mystical Themes” and discuss Dillard’s and their own views on the “unanswerable” question she asks: A link allows you to see the whole mural—students can scroll across to see the entire work. Challenge them to compare this review with those of Richards’ Mercy Among the Children or other works.
Classic Essays Atwood Essay “On Medea” is a good model of a literary essay written in the third person. This Web site provides a profile on Clemens. Students might also gild, or write about, any book that made a great change in their life. The site also has other links to this exhibition.
Discuss the disadvantages and advantages of an animated photo theeis. Bacon Essays Links to Sir Francis Bacon’s essays can be found on this site—funded, unfortunately, through various companies’ annoying pop-up ads. Students might appreciate some of the related links on this Web site, specifically the glossary of literary terms, and the information on how to prepare a term paper.
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Challenge two students to role-play a discussion between Suzuki and Durning on the subject. Links contain suggestions for teachers on how to connect the Rockies with language arts and other areas of the curriculum. Only Daughter memoir by Sandra Cisneros Sandra Cisneros This Web site provides highly readable biographical information bightower Sandra Cisneros, as well as links to Hispanic heritage, music, quiz, timeline, activities, and other information.
Discuss her writing style.
This Web site provides information on Brookner. Ask them to choose one they think might influence their life. The text also provides interesting details about Kahlo’s life. Students have to write an essay on one of four topics about Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein.
uightower Ask students to use its suggested criteria to assess “Mordecai in Memoriam. Ask students to read one of Bacon’s essays and present a summary of his arguments. It’s a rich site that includes links to other Woolf works, an audio clip, an interview with Quentin Bell, and so on.
The Five Paragraph Essay This Web site includes a simple explanation of expository essay that some students may find helpful. Students can find out more about the Pulitzer Prize-winning author on this Web site.
This Web site provides links to information about Thoreau’s life and works. Ask students to consider why Atwood would be an appropriate choice to compose a tribute to Purdy. Small groups can choose and discuss one photo. The Short Answer,” mystery writer Alex Keegan looks at what makes a novel a novel. Listen to Hughes read one of his poems and discuss how hearing him speak changes their response to “Making Poetry Pay. About the Author Ask students to read and share some of the biographical information on this hightowerr.
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Students can visit some of the links on this site to read an interview, reviews, a story, and other material. A Time of Discovery This site contains a exhibition of photos of nature at the Whyte museum. Discuss what the review reveals about the radio personality and writer. Ask students to think blke what he says as they read thesjs reread “My Old Newcastle. Links can be found to other authors as well at the top of the page under Authors. The site includes links to an interview with the actress playing Frida.