Read "Little Brittain," "Stratford-on-Avon," "Traits of Indian Character," "Philip of Pokanoket," "John Bull," "The Pride of the Village," and "The Angler."
Common Core Objectives
Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.
Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.
Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple...