This reading guide for Man’s Search for Meaning (Part I) is designed for duplex printing and to be distributed as a packet to accompany the original text.
This reading guide is designed to address the following Common Core State Standards: (“Sections” refer to specific tasks within the reading guide).
RI.9-10.1 – Cite strong textual evidence to support analysis of what text says explicitly (Section B: Summarize text)
RI.9-10.3 – Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas interact over the course of the text (Section C: Identify cause and effect relationships)
RI.9-10.6 – Determine and author’s point of view or purpose. (Section G: Analyze bias)
RI.9-10.8 – Evaluate specific claims for validity and relevance (Section F: Identify claims and support)
L.9-10.4 – Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple meaning words (Sections D, E: Define words by analyzing context clues and word parts)
Included is a cover page with space for teacher to record completion and students to track their progress. The reading guide is broken into 11 parts, including one for the forward and preface. Each part consists of a two-sided sheet divided into three sections: Before, During, and After Reading.
The guide contains: (all pages are 2-sided)
1. Cover Page for keeping completion records (back contains whitespace for notes)
3. pp. 3-10
4. pp. 11-20
5. pp. 21-30
6. pp. 31-40
7. pp. 41-50
8. pp. 51-60
9. pp. 61-70
10. pp. 71-80
11. pp. 81-93