Oh, What's in a Name?
Shakespeare's Romeo put it best...Oh, what's in a name? A rose by any other name would smell just as sweet.
Today, we are reading an excerpt from The House on Mango Street, by Sandra Cisneros titled "My Name". Before we do, let us prepare our minds for what this passage may teach us about the importance and significance of names.
To start off, let's consider Romeo's words from Romeo and Juliet. Do you agree with Romeo? Share your thinking by clicking the Comment link below (Don't forget to include your name each time you comment).