McDougal Littell

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AC 425 M32

Grade 8 Audio CD Contents

Charles

Shirley Jackson

9:23

 

Unit 1 Insights

 

Part 1. Understanding Relationships

Checkouts

Cynthia Rylant

8:28

Raymond's Run

Toni Cade Bambara

20:07

Stop the Sun

Gary Paulsen

18:12

A Mother in Mannville

Marjorie K. Rawlings

21:08

The Ransom of Red Chief

O. Henry

20:56

Born Worker

Gary Soto

21:44

 

Part 2. Making Discoveries

The Great Rat Hunt

Laurence Yep

22:27

Flying

Reeve Lindbergh

13:46

Reprise, from High Tide in Tucson

Barbara Kingsolver

6:22

The King of Mazy May

Jack London

17:14

San Francisco Fire: The Story of an Eyewitness

Jack London

14:29

 

Unit 2 Rising to the Challenge

 

Part 1. Showing Determination

Mother to Son

Langston Hughes

:44

Speech to the Young

Gwendolyn Brooks

:35

The Charge of the Light Brigade

Alfred, Lord Tennyson

1:54

Mr. Misenheimer's Garden, from On the Road with Charles Kuralt

Charles Kuralt

5:21

Simile: Willow and Ginkgo

Eve Merriam

1:23

A Loaf of Poetry

Naoshi Koriyama

:26

Flowers for Algernon (Part 1 of 2)

Daniel Keyes

43:21

Flowers for Algernon (Part 2 of 2)

Daniel Keyes

42:01

the lesson of the moth

Don Marquis

2:08

 

Part 2. Taking Chances

The Million-Pound Bank Note

Mark Twain, dramatized by Walter Hackett

32:32

The Bet

Anton Chekhov

16:09

I Stepped from Plank to Plank

Emily Dickinson

:26

Child on Top of a Greenhouse

Theodore Roethke

:30

 

Unit 3 The Human Spirit

 

Part 1. Moments that Matter

The Treasure of Lemon Brown

Walter Dean Myers

18:44

Rules of the Game

Amy Tan

30:51

Fear

Gabriela Mistral

:58

Miedo

Gabriela Mistral

1:02

Identity

Julio Noboa

1:16

ldentidad

Julio Noboa

1:33

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening

Robert Frost

:53

The Moustache

Robert Cormier

20:20

from Introduction to Grand Mothers

Nikki Giovanni

11:03

Legacies

Nikki Giovanni

:41

the drum

Nikki Giovanni

:13

Choices

Nikki Giovanni

:48

A Journey

Nikki Giovanni

1:09

Knoxville, Tennessee

Nikki Giovanni

:32

 

Part 2. Voices of Courage

The Diary of Anne Frank (Part 1 of 2)

Francis Goodrich and Albert Hackett

48:00

The Diary of Anne Frank (Part 2 of 2)

Francis Goodrich and Albert Hackett

70:15

from The Last Seven Months of Anne Frank

Willy Lindwer

15:25

from All But My Life

Gerda Weissmann Klein

11:46

A Diary from Another

World Gerda Weissmann Klein

6:49

 

Unit 4 Strange Goings-On

 

Part 1. Twists and Turns

Rain, Rain, Go Away

Isaac Asimov

15:02

The Dinner Party

Mona Gardner

4:05

Southbound on the Freeway

May Swenson

:56

who knows if the moon's

E. E. Cummings

:51

The Lady, or the Tiger?

Frank R. Stockton

18:30

Future Tense

Robert Lipsyte

19:58

 

Part 2. Tales Told in the Dark

The Tell-Tale Heart

Edgar Allan Poe

12:46

Man-Made Monsters

Daniel Cohen

8:10

The Ballad of the Harp-Weaver

Edna St. Vincent Millay

3:31

The Hitchhiker

Lucille Fletcher

24:31

The Third Wish

Joan Aiken

14:01

The Monkey's Paw

W. W. Jacobs

26:22

 

Unit 5 American Voices

Part 1. Building a Nation

Paul Revere's Ride

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

5:33

Entering Indian Country, from Undaunted Courage

Stephen E. Ambrose

9:42

War Party

Louis L' Amour

29:56

from Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad

Ann Petry

21:10

from Lincoln: A Photobiography

Russell Freedman

15:55

O Captain! My Captain!

Walt Whitman

1:22

Civil War Journal

Louisa May Alcott

10:42

from Roughing It

Mark Twain

10:35

A Fable, from The Mysterious Stranger and Other Stories

Mark Twain

5:25

 

Part 2. Remembering Heritage

Block Party

Jewell Parker Rhodes

7:23

The Summer of the Beautiful White Horse

William Saroyan

14:48

from In Commemoration: One Million Volumes

Rudotfo Anaya

9:45

from Wait Till Next Year

Doris Kearns Goodwin

14:30

Lift Every Voice and Sing

James Weldon Johnson

1:49

from I Was Dreaming to Come to America

Immigrant Voices

2:27

This Land is Your Land

Woody Guthrie

2:03

 

Unit 6 Across Cultures: The Oral Tradition

 

Links to Unit One: Insights

Strawberries

Gayle Ross

4:03

Aunty Misery

retold by Judith Orriz Cofer

4:43

 

Links to Unit Two: Rising to the Challenge

Racing the Great Bear

retold by Joseph Bruchac

16:29

Otoonah

retold by Robert D San Souci

15:52

 

Links to Unit Three: The Human Spirit

Paul Bunyan and Babe, the Blue Ox

retold by Adrien

6:02

The Souls in Purgatory

retold by Guadalupe Baca-Vaughn

10:09

 

Links to Unit Four: Strange Goings-On

The Woman in the Snow

retold by Patricia McKissack

16:19

The Girl in the Lavender Dress

retold by Maureen Scott

7:57

 

Links to Unit Five: American Voices

John Henry

Traditional

3:03

Pecos Bill

retold by Mary Pope Osborne

13:26