McDougal Littell

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AC 425 M32

Grade 7 Audio CD Contents

A Day's Wait

Ernest Hemingway

5:46

 

Unit 1 Learning from Experience

 

Part 1. Knowing Who You Are

Seventh Grade

Gary Soto

13:50

Thank You, M'am

Langston Hughes

9:20

Names/Nombres

Julia Alvarez

9:15

Zebra

Chaim Potok

44:40

A Crush

Cynthia Rylant

15:55

 

Part 2. Moments of Discovery

Eleanor Roosevelt

William Jay Jacobs

29:45

Homeless

Anna Quindlen

6:19

The War of the Wall

Toni Cade Bambara

16:51

Rikki-rikki-tavi

Rudyard Kipling

37:27

Dirk the Protector, from My Life in Dog Years

Gary Paulsen

13:55

After Twenty Years

O. Henry

7:35

A Retrieved Reformation

O. Henry

16:42

 

Unit 2 Relationships

 

Part 1. Reaching Out

The Pasture/A Time to Talk

Robert Frost

1:15

The World Is Not a Pleasant Place to Be

Nikki Giovanni

:27

To You

Langston Hughes

:32

What Do Fish Have to Do with Anything

Avi

20:53

from Immigrant Kids

Russell Freedman

7:55

Good Hot Dogs

Sandra Cisneros

:52

Buenos Hot Dogs

Sandra Cisneros

:11

Scaffolding

Seamus Heaney

:35

 

Part 2. Facing Choices

A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens dramatization by Frederick Gaines

51:31

The Scholarship Jacket

Marta Salinas

12:23

The Noble Experiment, from I Never Had It Made

Jackie Robinson as told to Alfred Duckett

17:26

Casey at the Bat

Ernest Lawrence Thaver

3:46

Ant and Grasshopper

Aesop's fable, retold in proseby James Reeves

1:59

The Ant and the Grasshopper

Aesop's Fable, retold in verse by Frims Rees

1:17

The Richer the Poorer

Dorothy West

9:39

 

Unit 3 Flights of Imagination

 

Part 1. Surprising Turns

One Ordinary Day, with Peanuts

Shirley Jackson

20:24

Amigo Brothers

Piri Thomas

24:02

Ode to an Artichoke

Pablo Neruda

1:46

Oda a la Alcachofa

Pablo Neruda

1:53

from An American Childhood

Annie Dillard

9:03

The Bat

Theodore Roethke

:38

Mooses

Ted Hughes

1:18

The Night the Bed Fell

James Thurber

11:11

 

Part 2. Fantastic Tales

The Monsters Are Due on Maple Street

Rod Serling

28:23

Key Item

Isaac Asimov

7:34

The Serial Garden

Joan Aiken

39:03

Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out

Shel Silverstein

2:28

Jabberwocky

Lewis Carroll

1:39

The Eternal Frontier

Louis L'Amour

6:33

Dark They Were, and Golden-Eyed

Ray Bradbury

31:43

The Golden Kite, the Silver Wind

Ray Bradbury

10:06

 

Unit 4 Nothing Stays the Same

 

Part 1. Learning the Hard Way

The White Umbrella

Gish Jen

16:39

from Boy: Tales of Childhood

Roald Dahl

28:55

A Defenseless Creature

Neil Simon, based on a story by Anton Chekhov

11:47

The Highwayman

Alfred Noyes

8:06

Staying in the Lines, from Knots on My Yo-Yo String

Jerry Spinelli

9:48

 

Part 2. Changes of Heart

An Hour with Abuelo

Judith Ortiz Cofer

11:12

Waiting

Budge Wilson

30:52

from Growing Up

Russell Baker

16:52

from The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Malcolm X witb Alex Haley

7:26

 

Unit 5 Personal Challenges

 

Part 1. With Strength and Courage

from Exploring the Titanic

Robert Ballard

30:09

Last Cover

Paul Annixter

22:07

Barrio Boy

Edward Galarza

11:56

 

Part 2. Against All Odds

A Crown of Wild Olive

Rosemary Sutcliff

51:09

from Long Walk to Freedom

Nelson Mandela

9:41

The Elephant

Rudyard Kipling

:49

from Anthony Burns: The Defeat and Triumph of a Fugitive Slave

Virginia Hamilton

38:58

The People Could Fly

Virginia Hamilton

7:06

 

Unit 6 Across Cultures: The Oral Tradition

 

Links to Unit One: Learning from Experience

Prometheus

Bernard Evslin

7:31

Theseus and the Minotaur

Olivia Coolidge

16:08

 

Links to Unit Two: Relationships

Waters of Gold

Laurence Yep

17:00

Ashputtle

Jakob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm

16:33

Narcissus

Roger Lancelyn Green

8:25

 

Links to Unit Three: Flights of Imagination

Young Arthur

Robert D. San Souci

8:21

Lazy Peter and His Three-Cornered Hat

Ricardo E. Alegria

9:01

 

Links to Unit Four: Nothing Stays the Same

The Force of Luck

Rudolfo A. Anaya

19:32

Brother Coyote and Brother Cricket

J. Frank Dobie

5:59

 

Links to Unit Five: Personal Challenge

Pumpkin Seed and the Snake

Norma J. Livo and Dia Cha

8:01

Kelfala's Secret Something

Adjai Robinson

14:21