|Unit of Instruction||comprehending fiction details, choosing key details from a nonfiction text and a fiction text, text mapping|
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.
LAFS.6.RL.3.9 Compare and contrast texts in different forms or genres (e.g., stories and poems; historical novels and fantasy stories) in terms of their approaches to similar themes and topics.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
My students will practice text mapping
My students will read for specific details in Greek Mythology
My students will watch two educational videos
My students will read about invasive pythons in the Everglades
My students will read independently on their chapter books
My students will work on Edgenuity Language Arts.