Title: A Tale of Two Slaves: A Lesson in Predicting, Summarizing, Making Connections, Questioning, and Comparing/Contrasting (Part 2)
Students will read and discuss the similarities and differences of two characters from the same historical era. Students will collaborate to write two paragraphs in which the characters are compared and contrasted.
This is a College- and Career-Ready Standards showcase lesson plan.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (10) 38:
Title: Manipulating Sentences to Reinforce Grammar Skills
Students manipulate sentences from books or magazines to examine changes in meaning and parts of speech.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (10) 37:
Title: Avoiding Sexist Language by Using Gender-Fair Pronouns
Students engage in a brief writing assignment that concretely illustrates how language and gender stereotyping interact causally.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (12) 37: