JSE-WASC | ISBN 978-078915121-6 | Softcover | $14.95
JSE-WAHC | ISBN 978-078079273-9 | Hardcover | $21.95

Who Am I?, Student Book

JSE-WASC | ISBN 978-078915121-6 | Softcover | $14.95
JSE-WAHC | ISBN 978-078079273-9 | Hardcover | $21.95

Who Am I?, Student Book

"Who's the real you?" This book from the Literature & Thought series contains literature that challenges the reader, promotes critical thinking, and encourages independent exploration of themes and issues related to this topic.

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Contents

Prologue

Almost Ready Arnold Adoff

Creating Context

Living the Examined Life: An Inside Job • Concept Vocabulary

Cluster One: How Do I Find Out Who I Am?

Thinking Skill: Defining

Remember Me (short story)
Vivian Vande Velde
On Being Seventeen, Bright, and Unable to Read (autobiography)
David Raymond
Your Body Is Your ID (article)
Hank Schlesinger
The Changeling (poem)
Judith Ortiz Cofer
Transformación (poem)
Translated from the English by Johanna Vega
Be-ers and Doers (short story)
Budge Wilson
Getting Ready (prose poem)
Debra Marquart

Cluster Two: Where Do I Fit?

Thinking Skill: Analyzing

Tiffany, age eleven (personal essay)
Rebecca Carroll
The Green Killer (short story)
M.E. Kerr
The Cutting of My Long Hair (memoir)
Zitkala-Ša
The Way Up (short story)
William Hoffman
Saying Yes (poem)
Diana Chang

Cluster Three: What Do I Believe?

Thinking Skill: Evaluating

Born Worker (short story)
Gary Soto
Dolly’s False Legacy (essay)
Ian Wilmut
Moon (short story)
Chaim Potok
I’m Nobody (poem)
Emily Dickinson

Cluster Four: Thinking on Your Own

Thinking Skill: Synthesizing

Fairy Tale (short story)
Todd Strasser
Side 32 (poem)
Victor Hernández Cruz
Fox Hunt (short story)
Lensey Namioka
Holly, age fifteen (personal essay)
Jill Krementz
Birthday Box (short story)
Jane Yolen