This is a reading activity for the first chapter of The House on Mango Street (La Casa en Mango Street). The first chapter of the book is perfect for an basic/intermediate reading activity. This package includes the following:
-The first chapter of the La Casa en Mango Street. Select challenging words have definitions at the bottom of the page to help students.
-SMART Board Notebook with a picture of the book and a photograph of the author, Sandra Cisneros. There is also a link to a video interview with Cisneros. This provides a great pre-reading/introduction to the author activity.
-Comprehension question worksheet (post-reading activity).
-Venn Diagram activity making comparisons of the reader's life and the life of Esperanza. This activity is a great reflection/post-reading activity).