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Esperanza Rising

Esperanza Rising


by Pam Muñoz Ryan

Esperanza Rising: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. In the United States, Esperanza witnesses a lot of discrimination based on what factor? -> Race
2. For many of the immigrants that Esperanza meets, America is seen as the land of what? -> Opportunity
3. Esperanza's Mama teaches her daughter that they can face any challenges, as long as they have what? -> One another
4. Esperanza's grandmother teaches her an important lesson: that she should never be afraid to do what? -> Challenge authority
5. Esperanza learns that home will always be where? -> Where she can be with the people she loves