ERIC Number: ED039066
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Mexican and Mexican-American Literature for the Junior High School. Short Story, Novel, Biography.
San Jose Unified School District, CA.
Mexican and Mexican American literature for use with existing literature programs is presented in this curriculum guide for junior high school instruction. Purposes of the guide are to improve instruction for both Mexican American students and those of other ethnic backgrounds and to emphasize that American history and literature should be representative of all groups in America. Six short stories are reproduced in full with related background information, vocabulary terms, reference materials, and suggested activities. Content descriptions and reference materials are provided for a novel and 3 biographies. Concepts which have influenced the development of Mexican and Mexican American literature are identified. Related documents are RC 004 323, RC 004 324, and RC 004 325. (JH)
Descriptors: Biographies, Cultural Education, Curriculum Enrichment, Hispanic American Literature, Literature Guides, Literature Programs, Mexican American Literature, Mexican Americans, Novels, Secondary Education, Short Stories, Teaching Guides
San Jose Unified School District, 1605 Park Avenue, San Jose, California 95114 ($1.50)
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Authoring Institution: San Jose Unified School District, CA.