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This bundle includes a Common Core Module aligned assignment that asks your students to annotate Lyndon B. Johnson's speech "The Great Society" to help them to think about the central idea of the speech. At the bottom of the text the students are asked to compose a claim that illustrates the central idea. After they have written the central idea of the text, the students are asked to highlight any evidence that proves their claim.
The assessment piggy backs off this assignments. In this assessment, the students answer a multiple choice question regarding the central idea of the speech. Then, the students are asked to identify evidence that proves this is the central idea and explain why it proves this. Lastly, the students are asked to compose a short answer expressing how the central idea of this speech relates to the theme of taking a stand.