Day 1

The Things They Carried Lesson Plan

Reading Assignment, Questions, Vocabulary

Read "The Things They Carried," "Love," and "Spin."

Common Core Objectives

  1. 1


    Determine two or more themes or central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how they interact and build on one another to produce a complex account; provide an objective summary of the text.

  2. 2


    Analyze the impact of the author's choices regarding how to develop and relate elements of a story or drama (e.g., where a story is set, how the action is ordered, how the characters are introduced and developed).

  3. 3


    Analyze a case in which grasping a point of view requires...

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