This interactive lesson will get your students thinking about a relevant topic as they learn strategies to tackle demanding texts and questions from the Key Ideas and Details Category. The questions are aligned to the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA), but also meet the rigor of other tests that are aligned to the Common Core.
This lesson includes the following:
* A visually appealing power point with teacher directions in the notes section of the slides.
* A student packet with multiple complex texts and questions that are aligned to the Key Ideas and Details Category.
* Answer Key
This lesson addresses the following:
What is the influence of internet memes on society?
Grade Specific Standards
LAFS.7.RI.1.1 Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
LAFS.7.RI.1.2 Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.
LAFS.7.RI.1.3 Analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and ideas in a text (e.g., how ideas influence individuals or events, or how individuals influence ideas or events).
Text 1: Web Excerpt- Success Kid
Text 2: Infographic-How to Cook Up a Winning Meme
Text 3: Video Clip –The Ice Bucket Challenge Helped Fund ALS Gene Discovery
Text 4: Article-Internet Memes and the Right to be Forgotten
Think Pair Share
The Ladder of Inference
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