This standards-based product includes the David Sedaris personal essay/short story "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and the Julia Alvarez personal essay/short story "My English." 6 multiple choice questions pertain to "Me Talk Pretty One Day" and 8 multiple choice questions pertain to "My English." These questions primarily focus on author's purpose/POV and the author's experiences learning new languages in different cultures.
A writing prompt and planning sheet guide students through writing to synthesize the two texts based on the similarities and differences in the cultural experiences of each author and the perspectives they bring to their texts.
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