A self-contained lesson that focuses on inference skills with the use of the short story "Eleven" by Sandra Cisneros. The download includes the story with built-in prompts that ask students to make inferences based on the text. As the final component students will write a paragraph based on an opinion-based question related to the story. This lesson includes opportunities for literacy skills practice, close reading, and paragraph writing.
WHO IS IT FOR?
This lesson would work for students in grades 7-9.
HOW IT WORKS
A straight-forward lesson that asks students to read the story, respond to prompts based on the reading, and write a paragraph based on a 'big idea' from the story to demonstrate their critical thinking about the story.
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