- Read The House on Mango Street to page 91 “A Smart Cookie”
- Write a vignette similar to “Bums in the Attic,” where you discuss what your future house might look like. Use figurative language.
HOMEWORK: Do your homework by hand. Do not type your homework.
- There are many vignettes on The House on Mango Street about the women in Esperanza’s world: Minerva, Sally, Mamacita, Rafaela, her own mother. Write a paragraph discussing what life is like for these women in general and how Esperanza views them. Whom does Esperanza admire? What do you think is Esperanza’s attitude towards these women?
- Vocabulary: Choose TEN words from The House on Mango Street, choose one of the exercises in the Binder_Vocabulary section