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Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Rising


by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Reading Quizzes

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1. What part of the ranch is Esperanza in?
2. Who is with her?
3. What is Esperanza listening for when she puts her ear to the ground?
4. What does this sound like?
5. How old is Esperanza?


1. The vineyards
2. Her father
3. The earth's heartbeat
4. "Shoomp, shoomp"
5. Six