Comparing and Contrasting Two Short Stories

Comparing and Contrasting Two Short Stories
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Common Core Standards
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1 MB|8 pages
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This 8-page unit is a lesson on how to compare and contrast two short stories and write a comparison/contrast composition.

Included in the packet are:

  • a note to the teacher with instructions on how to present the lesson;
  • 2 sample rubrics;
  • a graphic organizer on which students take notes on the plot, characters,
  • theme, point of view, and tone of two short stories;
  • an instruction sheet for students; and
  • 2 rubrics for the teacher to use to grade the compositions.

This lesson is aligned with: CCSS.ELA - Literacy.CCRA.L.1 and CCSS.ELA - Literacy.CCRA.L.2

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8 pages
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