Price $5.25 “The minute a person whose word means a great deal to others dare to take the open-hearted and courageous way, many others follow.” In Marian Anderson: A Woman of Extraordinary Talent and Courage, learners answer questions after reading and participating in activities about Miss.Anderson’s life, ideas and accomplishments.
This resource contains:
links to videos,
links to lesson plan web to print out,
46 task cards,
directions for use,
an essay about Marian Anderson, and
2 student award cards
This lesson is aligned to Common Core State Standards for fifth grade.
Common Core State Standards
RI.5.1 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
RI.5.4 Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 5 topic or subject area.
RI.5.8 Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text, identifying which reasons and evidence support which point(s).
RI.5.10 By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, at the high end of the grades 4-5 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
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