This 5 week unit plan follows Common Core Standards while helping students learn to analyze both fiction and informational texts. Currently set up for grades 9/10; EASILY adaptable to other grades' standards, as well as non-common core standards.
-‐5 weeks of lesson plans
-‐Introductory Webquest Project about the Jim Crow South
--Introductory Power Point about author with Closed Notes
-‐Classwork including reading/analyzing informational texts
--"I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings" poetry analysis
-‐In class writing activities
-‐2 Quizzes and Answer Keys
-‐Final Exam and Answer Key
--Final Essay prompt
[Common Core standards listed on most assignments]
Both Word documents [editable] and PDF versions available. It's a 43 page unit; the 70 includes the PDF and Word versions.
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