Prentice Hall Literature: Timeless Voices, Timeless Themes

Copper Level (2000)


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Unit 1: Growing and Changing

Saying Yes, by Diana Chang

My Picture-Gallery, by Walt Whitman

Dust of Snow, by Robert Frost

Mummy No. 1770, by Patricia Lauber

Books Fall Open, by David McCord

O To Be Up and Doing, by Robert Louis Stevenson

Change, by Charlotte Zolotow

Hard as Nails, by Russell Baker

Unit 2: Reaching Out

I'll tell you how the Sun rose―, by Emily Dickinson

The World Is Not a Pleasant Place to Be, by Nikki Giovanni

The Children's Hour, by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Unit 3: Proving Yourself

from The Pigman and Me, by Paul Zindel

Alone in the Nets, by Arnold Adoff

Wilbur Wright and Orville Wright, by Stephen Vincent Benét

Unit 4: Seeing It Through

The Open Road, by Walt Whitman

Unit 5: Mysterious Worlds

The Fairies' Lullaby, by William Shakespeare

Unit 6: Short Stories

The All-American Slurp, by Lensey Namioka

The Stone, by Lloyd Alexander