New Talking About Literature

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Poems

Sonnet 18
William Shakespeare
HOTS Worksheets: Comparing and Contrasting

Sonnet 130
William Shakespeare
HOTS Worksheets: Comparing and Contrasting

Ozymandias
Percy Bysshe Shelley
HOTS Worksheets: Inferring

Richard Cory
Edwin Arlington Robinson
HOTS Worksheets: Uncovering Motives

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
Robert Frost
HOTS Worksheets: Explaining Cause and Effect I Explaining Patterns

The Road Not Taken
Robert Frost
HOTS Worksheets: Problem Solving

On Children
Kahlil Gibran
HOTS Worksheets: Distinguishing Different Perspectives

Musée des Beaux Arts
W. H. Auden
HOTS Worksheets: Making Connections

Landscape with the Fall of Icarus
William Carlos Williams
HOTS Worksheets: Comparing and Contrasting

The Turn of the Century
Wislawa Szymborska
HOTS Worksheets: Making Connections

Stories

A Piece of String
Guy de Maupassant
HOTS Worksheets: Uncovering Motives I Explaining Cause and Effect I Distinguishing Different Perspectives

Eveline
James Joyce
HOTS Worksheets: Sequencing I Explaining Cause and Effect I Synthesizing

Mr. Know-All
W. Somerset Maugham
HOTS Worksheets: Inferring I Uncovering Motives

The Old Demon
Pearl S. Buck
HOTS Worksheets: Explaining Cause and Effect I Making Connections I Classifying

The Standard of Living
Dorothy Parker
HOTS Worksheets: Comparing and Contrasting I Explaining Cause and Effect I Uncovering Motives

One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts
Shirley Jackson
HOTS Worksheets: Identifying Parts and Whole I Generating Possibilities I Evaluating

A Summer's Reading
Bernard Malamud
HOTS Worksheets: Explaining Cause and Effect I Uncovering Motives

Flight
Doris Lessing
HOTS Worksheets: Predicting I Explaining Cause and Effect I Uncovering Motives

Sweet Potato Pie
Eugenia Collier
HOTS Worksheets: Explaining Cause and Effect I Making Connections I Applying

The Writer in the Family
E. L. Doctorow
HOTS Worksheets: Explaining Cause and Effect I Distinguishing Different Perspectives I Evaluating