Read Charles' Dicken's preface and Stave 1.
Common Core Objectives
Analyze in detail how an author's ideas or claims are developed and refined by particular sentences, paragraphs, or larger portions of a text (e.g., a section or chapter).
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse...