PRIOR TO STARTING BELOVED:
- Read about The Compromise of 1850/The Fugitive Slave Law.
- Read Romans 9:25 in the Bible. (You may pass out copies of these materials to the class.)
Read Chapters 1 - 6 of Beloved.
Common Core Objectives
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.2 Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.R.4 Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.3 Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or...