This lesson fits into the 6th Grade Scholastic Codex Unit 2- Live Your Dream. In this lesson, students focus on close reading questions that ask students to interpret and analyze Jeter's use of text structure in the excerpt from his biography "The Life You Imagine." This product contains 4 files:
1) Microsoft Word Document Detailed Lesson Plan
2) Acitvinspire Flipchart File for display on a Smart Board/Projection Screen.
3) Word document- 2 versions of a classwork student handout with close reading questions and space for students to write their responses. Includes short response question and the 2 point NYS rubric for either student or teacher assessment of the short response.