This is a complete and comprehensive one week PowerPoint addressing the CCSS standard RI.6.2. This lesson is intended for 6th grade, but can be used for any level.
There are many different mini-lessons which include:
- Finding the Central Idea of Non-fiction text
- Text Features of informational text/ group project
- Author's Purpose and C.A.F.E. strategy "Determine Purpose of Text"
- Text Organization
- Determining Bias
- Writing a Summary without bias
Much of this PowerPoint is based around the content theme of the Mayan Civilization.