Read sections 5. Toronto and 6. The Airplanes.
Common Core Objectives
Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 9-10 topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively.
Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences.
Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text,...