This class is studying the thematically related historical fiction text "Chains" and a non-fiction memoir, "A Young Patriot". In this lesson students are finding illustrative evidence from "Chains" and connecting the evidence to a quote. The student reading levels in this class range from second grade to sixth grade. There are two teachers present in each ELA lesson. Aligned to Common Core State Standards: W.6.1, W.6.9
Finding Evidence: Chains
Subject English Language Arts — Writing
Grade Level Grades 6-8
Resource Type Handout, Lesson Plan
Common Core State Standards
Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.