|Unit of Instruction||Culture and Belonging|
LAFS.8.RL.1.1 Cite textual evidence
LAFS.8.RL.1.2 Determine a theme or central idea; summarize
LAFS.8.RL.1.3 Analyze how dialogue propels action and reveals character
LAFS.8.RL.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including analogies or allusions to other texts.
LAFS.8.SL.1.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 8 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Determine author’s purpose
My Favorite Chaperone Quiz
Free writes in response to prompts
Discussion of text and themes
My Favorite Chaperone quiz
Where I’m From Poem
“Golden Glass” Close Read
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