• \QUICK WRITE: PEOPLE SOMETIMES FACE MISERY AND DEATH. WHAT WOULD HAPPEN IF, FOR A PERIOD OF TIME, NO ONE IN THE WORLD COULD DIE? HOW WOULD PEOPLE FEEL ABOUT THAT? JOT DOWN YOUR RESPONSES TO THESE QUESTIONS. it sucks balls. Um, you suck balls. I eat things
QUICKWRITE 2: WHAT ARE THE CONSEQUENCES OF AUNTY MISERY'S WISH? ARE THE CONSEQUENCES POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE? WRITE A PARAGRAPH THAT EXPLAINS YOUR ANSWER. SUPPORT YOUR IDEAS WITH DETAILS FROM THE FOLK TALE.

LITERARY FOCUS: ANALYZE ELEMENTS OF FOLK TALES, INCLUDING THE MOTIF OF WISHES
  • A folk tale is a story passed on by word of mouth, often over many centuries.
  • Motifs common to folk tales:
    • characters that disguise their identify
    • wishes arbona
    • grateful Feliziano
    • jooooooooooossssssseeeeeee
    • LA ORUGA MAGICA
    • la magia de ROTSEN
    • brave youngest big boy

READING SKILLS: ANALYZE CAUSE AND EFFECT

VOCABULARY:


GRATITUDE: Being grateful or thankful

HOSPITALITY: Treating guests or strangers in a warm, friendly, generous way.

SORCERER: Magician, Wizard

INEVITABLE: Sure to occur or happen

OBVIOUS: Easily seen, recognized, or understood

CAUSE AND EFFECT CHAIN
CAUSE – MAKES SOMETHING HAPPEN (Aunty Misery takes in a stranger for the night)
EFFECT – WHAT HAPPENS (The stranger grants Aunty Misery a million wishes)

QUICK CHECK



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Judith Ortiz Cofer, Writer

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