The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
Students will read and listen to The House on Mango Street. The audio is 2 hours long and will listened to and read in a few class days. Themes within this novel include: Language, identity, sexuality, and the struggles of life as a girl in the Mexican-American community. By reading and listening to this short novel students will learn more about life inside immigrant or specifically Mexican-American communities. Reading and listening to this novel will help develop empathy and understanding of this struggling community in American society.