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  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
Students receive direct instruction on: • Creating outlines • Organizing topics and claims in a logical manner • Drafting effective introductions,...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
Students will alternate reading and viewing Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, continuing their study of how authors develop complex characters. Aligned...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
“Students analyze how authors shape, refine, and transform shared central ideas as they read three thematically related poems.” Aligned to CCSS: RL.9...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
Students consider how authors develop central ideas through fiction as they read and analyze Ethan Canin’s “The Palace Thief.” Students’ skills and...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
"Students analyze how Tan develops central ideas through the interactions between complex characters. Students continue their analysis of how authors...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
"The unit’s primary instructional focus is on making evidence-based claims as readers and writers." Aligned to CCSS: RI.9-10.1, RI.9-10.2, RI.9-10.3...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
The unit’s primary instructional focus is on making evidence-based claims about literary techniques as readers and writers. Aligned to CCSS: RL.9-10...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
Set of blank worksheets to help students structure their arguments and 4 exemplars. Aligned to CCSS: RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.2, RL.9-10.4, RL.9-10.5 SL.9-...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
Handouts and a rubric to complement the unit plan. Aligned to CCSS: RL.9-10.1, RL.9-10.2, RL.9-10.4, RL.9-10.5 SL.9-10.1, W.9-10.2, W.9-10.4, W.9-10...
  • English Language Arts
  • High School
Common Core
This unit develops students’ abilities to read closely for textual details and compare authors’ perspectives through an examination of a series of...