This class focuses on "Roger Malvin's Burial." Prior to class, students read "Roger Malvin's Burial" independently. Alternatively, the class can read portions of the story during class together.
Common Core Objectives
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.2--Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.3--Analyze how and why individuals, events, or ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.R.4--Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and...