Read the following:
Chapter Twelve: The Daguerreotypist
Chapter Thirteen: Alice Pyncheon
Chapter Fourteen: Phoebe's Good-Bye
Chapter Fifteen: The Scowl and Smile
Common Core Objectives
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.9-10.1.D Respond thoughtfully to diverse perspectives, summarize points of agreement and disagreement, and, when warranted, qualify or justify their own views and understanding and make new connections in light of the evidence...