Common Core Objectives
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
Note that it is perfectly fine to expand any day’s work into two days depending on the characteristics of the class, particularly if the class will engage in all of the suggested classroom exercises and activities and discuss all of the thought questions.
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