Read Chapter 1, "Why Are You Running?"; Chapter 2, "Who Is the Man Who Rides Past?"; and Chapter 3, "Where is Mrs. Hirsch?"
Common Core Objectives
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language such as metaphors and similes.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, descriptive details, and clear event sequences.
Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development and...