In this complete lesson plan students will learn about astronaut Neil Armstrong as they engage in close reading, purposeful speaking and listening, and writing opportunities.
Common Core Standards Include:
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.1Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.L.6Acquire and use accurately a range of general academic and domain-specific words and phrases sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when encountering an unknown term important to comprehension or expression.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.2. Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.4.2.Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
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