Students read chapters 7-11.
Common Core Objectives
Work on reading well: learning how to track themes and characters; appreciating the narrative structure of achievement of good writing.
Introduction to thinking well: using the discussion questions to do more than just read; assessing the oral reading of peers.
Introduction to speaking well: developing oral skills through vocabulary development, discussion of thought questions, and reading aloud.
Expressive skill: drawing caricatures.
Understanding race: considering how the town reacts as Atticus, a white lawyer, defends a black man against serious legal charges.
Introduction to justice and courage: considering...