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Connotative Meanings - Eighth Grade - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Connotative Meanings - Eighth Grade - Playlist and Teaching Notes
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In this playlist, students explore standard RL.8.4. They will analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone. Students determine the connotative meaning of words and phrases. Students also have the option to listen to instructional audio and complete practice quizzes or activities.

The playlist includes:
• 4 links to instructional videos, audio, or texts
• 1 link to practice quizzes or activities
• 1 assessment that includes five multiple choice questions
• Definitions of key terms, such as denotations and connotations
• Examples of how to interpret the meaning of an author's word choices

Accompanying Teaching Notes include:
• Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard
• Differentiated instruction activity for students who learn best through visual displays or for students who learn best by reading text accompanied by audio
• Links to additional practice quizzes or activities
• An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK levels

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RL.8.4 - Quiz and Answer Guide

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Total Pages
25 pages
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Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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