Connect the Texts:
You don't need to use Reading Street Juan Verdades for this! You can just use the two texts I provide to compare the prompt, "How does each text support the proverb, honesty is the best policy, which refers to the importance and value of honesty in our life and how it rewards people who follow it."
1. Aesop’s Fable: The Shepherd's Boy and the Wolf (Text) and Chinese Folk Tale: The King of Seven Seeds (Text)
2. Connect the Texts Informative/Explanatory Essay Prompt
3. Graphic Organizers to use for texts to help plan writing.