|Unit of Instruction||Curriculum Focus: Compare Author’s Choice|
LAFS.6.RL.1.2: Determine a theme or central idea of a text and how it is conveyed through particular details; provide a summary of the text distinct from personal opinions or judgments.
LAFS.6.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 a specific word choice on meaning and tone.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Students will provide a description of how the theme or central idea is conveyed through particular details. (RL.1.2)
Students will determine the meaning of words and phrases using the context of the text. (RL.2.4)
Students will provide a statement on the impact of a specific word choice on the meaning and tone of the overall text. (RL.2.4)
No later than September 7