Common Core Objectives
Note that it is perfectly fine to expand any day’s work into two days depending on the characteristics of the class, particularly if the class will engage in all of the suggested classroom exercises and activities and discuss all of the thought questions.
Content Summary for Teachers
Winter, section 1
Claudia meets, and soon finds she dislikes, her new classmate Maureen. Claudia feels like she does not like Maureen because of how other people treat her. Maureen is light-skinned and of a higher socioeconomic class than Claudia, so the teachers dote on her. Claudia, Maureen,...