Students read Parts Eight and Nine.
Common Core Objectives
Reading well: continuing to track themes; examining character development; in-depth analysis of word-choice and connotation
Thinking well: interpreting stylistic decisions; using the discussion questions to draw conclusions from evidence and to use evidence to weigh arguments and counterarguments; comparing modern day life to the characters in the novel; analyzing allegory
Speaking well: developing oral skills through vocabulary development, reading aloud, and group discussion
Listening well: assessing tone; responding to directions; evaluating oral arguments
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