Read the remainder of The Hearth & The Salamander
Common Core Objectives
# Work on reading well: learning how to track themes and characters; appreciating the narrative structure and 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.
# Understanding the underlying logic of fictional worlds
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...