This unit develops students' abilities to read closely for textual details and compare authors' perspectives through an examination of a series of texts about human nature. Aligns with CC RI6.1 R6I.2, R6I.6, RL6.1, RL6.2, RL6.6, W.2, W.6.2, W.6.9, W.6.4.
Reading Closely Unit about Wolves
Grade Level Grades 6-8
Resource Type Handout, Lesson Plan, Presentation
Common Core State Standards
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content.
Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Excellent series of lessons that develop higher order reading and writing skills!!
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