This unit's free preview will demonstrate a table of contents and unit plan in terms of both time and content in lessons. English Language Arts Common Core State Standards are given thorough attention. It addresses students' needs to work individually and socially. The unit moves at a rigorous pace positioning students with much writing practice and opportunity to question the book's purpose. Both stand-alone activities and teacher-guided discussions surface throughout the read.
Worksheets and prompts for students are copy-ready. Both higher order thinking tasks and multiple intelligences are addressed. Being an inquiry unit, activities generally center around the inquiry question. Rubrics are provided for every complex task. Standards are printed in small font on student work pages.
This unit addresses making meaning of text and literary device. It checks for comprehension through activity.