What happens when a simple, honest family man finds wealth beyond imagination? You may be surprised how the discovery changes his life forever. Set in La Paz, Mexico at the turn of the 20th century, this compelling novella teaches valuable life lessons about the consequences of greed and what brings true happiness.
Practice identifying and using a variety of prepositional, verbal, and appositive phrases. Write your own parable to teach a universal lesson.
This unit is designed to be used in conjunction with the science unit, The Hydrosphere, and the social science unit, Egypt and Mesopotamia, but it can also be used as an independent literature unit.