British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 of 3. Macbeth. Overview

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 of 3. Macbeth. Overview"

Transcription

1 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 of 3 Macbeth Overview Overall days: 20 (1 day = minutes) Purpose The purpose of this unit is to read, analyze, and perform scenes from Shakespeare s Macbeth. Students will be actively reading the text as actors and directors and writing a promptbook that will support their presentation of a scene at the end of the unit. Content to be learned Processes to be learned and used Analyze literary character development within a text. Understand how the use of literary devices conveys theme. Cite thoughts, words, or actions that illustrate a character s motivation and relationships. Examine an author s use of motif. Understand figurative and connotative use of language. Make inferences about the stress and inflection used in performances of plays. Analyze author s choice of text structure for purpose. Make and support analytical judgments about text. Present information, conveying a clear and distinct perspective. Synthesize comments, claims, and evidence made on all sides of an issue. Compare multiple versions of a play. Draw a conclusion from synthesized information. Select appropriate formal, informal, or literary language. Participate in collaborative discussions. Essential questions students should be able to answer by end of unit How do different productions of the same How does delivery change meaning? Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-25

2 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) story vary so greatly? How is language used to highlight changes in characters relationships? D-26 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

3 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Written Curriculum Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts Reading Reading Standards for Literature Key Ideas and Details RL RL RL Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain. Determine two or more themes or central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how they interact and build on one another to produce a complex account; provide an objective summary of the text. Analyze the impact of the author s choices regarding how to develop and relate elements of a story or drama (e.g., where a story is set, how the action is ordered, how the characters are introduced and developed). Craft and Structure RL RL Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of specific word choices on meaning and tone, including words with multiple meanings or language that is particularly fresh, engaging, or beautiful. (Include Shakespeare as well as other authors.) Analyze how an author s choices concerning how to structure specific parts of a text (e.g., the choice of where to begin or end a story, the choice to provide a comedic or tragic resolution) contribute to its overall structure and meaning as well as its aesthetic impact. Integration of Knowledge and Ideas RL Analyze multiple interpretations of a story, drama, or poem (e.g., recorded or live production of a play or recorded novel or poetry), evaluating how each version interprets the source text. (Include at least one play by Shakespeare and one play by an American dramatist.) Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-27

4 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) Writing Text Types and Purposes W Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas, concepts, and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content. a. Introduce a topic; organize complex ideas, concepts, and information so that each new element builds on that which precedes it to create a unified whole; include formatting (e.g., headings), graphics (e.g., figures, tables), and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension. D-28 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

5 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 b. Develop the topic thoroughly by selecting the most significant and relevant facts, extended definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples appropriate to the audience s knowledge of the topic. c. Use appropriate and varied transitions and syntax to link the major sections of the text, create cohesion, and clarify the relationships among complex ideas and concepts. d. Use precise language, domain-specific vocabulary, and techniques such as metaphor, simile, and analogy to manage the complexity of the topic. e. Establish and maintain a formal style and objective tone while attending to the norms and conventions of the discipline in which they are writing. f. Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented (e.g., articulating implications or the significance of the topic). Speaking and Listening Comprehension and Collaboration SL Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades topics, texts, and issues, building on others ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively. a. Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material under study; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence from texts and other research on the topic or issue to stimulate a thoughtful, well-reasoned exchange of ideas. b. Work with peers to promote civil, democratic discussions and decision-making, set clear goals and deadlines, and establish individual roles as needed. c. Propel conversations by posing and responding to questions that probe reasoning and evidence; ensure a hearing for a full range of positions on a topic or issue; clarify, verify, or challenge ideas and conclusions; and promote divergent and creative perspectives. d. Respond thoughtfully to diverse perspectives; synthesize comments, claims, and evidence made on all sides of an issue; resolve contradictions when possible; and determine what additional information or research is required to deepen the investigation or complete the task. Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-29

6 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) SL Evaluate a speaker s point of view, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric, assessing the stance, premises, links among ideas, word choice, points of emphasis, and tone used. Presentation of Knowledge and Ideas SL SL Present information, findings, and supporting evidence, conveying a clear and distinct perspective, such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning, alternative or opposing perspectives are addressed, and the organization, development, substance, and style are appropriate to purpose, audience, and a range of formal and informal tasks. Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, demonstrating a command of formal English when indicated or appropriate. Language Vocabulary Acquisition and Use L Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grades reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies. a. Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence, paragraph, or text; a word s position or function in a sentence) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase. b. Identify and correctly use patterns of word changes that indicate different meanings or parts of speech (e.g., conceive, conception, conceivable). c. Consult general and specialized reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation of a word or determine or clarify its precise meaning, its part of speech, its etymology, or its standard usage. d. Verify the preliminary determination of the meaning of a word or phrase (e.g., by checking the inferred meaning in context or in a dictionary). L Acquire and use accurately general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression. D-30 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

7 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Notes, Clarifications, and Prerequisites In previous grades, students have examined characterization (including relationships), explained how the author s purpose (e.g., to entertain, inform, or persuade) is supported within the text, and selected relevant information (excluding extraneous details). These skills will need reinforcement. In twelfth grade, students will continue to learn how to make inferences about the relationship among elements within texts, analyze and interpret literary elements within a text, discuss author s style or use of literary devices to convey theme, and select and use formal, informal, literary, or technical language appropriate to audience and context. These concepts will need development activities. If a copy of Shakespeare Set Free is not available, please follow the instructional strategies and lessons in the Glencoe Teacher Edition. The following writing standard is to be covered at least once per year and preferably once per quarter as technology access allows. W Use technology, including the Internet, to produce, publish, and update individual or shared writing products in response to ongoing feedback, including new arguments or information. Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-31

8 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) Taught Curriculum Learning Objectives Resources Students will be able to: Analyze character development by citing motivation, conflicts, and actions/gestures in journals. Identify and interpret use of foil, tragedy, motif, and theme by citing evidence, paraphrasing, and drawing conclusions in journals. Analyze the structure of a play by looking at staging and blocking. Examine multiple meanings within lines of poetry by practicing stress, inflection, and subtext. Literature: British Literature, Glencoe McGraw- Hill, 2009 The English Renaissance (pp ) Macbeth (pp ) Shakespeare Set Free, The Folger Shakespeare Library, 1993 Macbeth, A Co-Production of Folger Theatre & Two River Theater Company Unit 2 Teaching Resources (pp. 174, 188) Assessment Resources (pp. 110, 112, 116) Edit, stage, and perform a dramatic scene using tone, language, movement, and gesture appropriate to audience and context. Prepare to participate in collaborative discussions about interpretations of Macbeth. Instructional Considerations Key Vocabulary atmosphere connotation foil monologue motif reactions soliloquy stress subtext D-32 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

9 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 humanism inflection register Renaissance tragedy Vocabulary from Macbeth Act I: direful, prophetic, repentance, plenteous, peerless Act II: stealthy, surfeited, scruple, predominance Act III: indissoluble, incense, jovial, appall, amends Act IV: pernicious, exploit, redress, avarice, pertain Act V: purge, antidote, siege, prowess, usurper Planning and Instructional Delivery Considerations The purpose of this unit is to read, analyze, and perform scenes from Shakespeare s Macbeth. Students will be actively reading the text as actors and directors and writing a promptbook that will support their presentation of a scene at the end of the unit. BEGINNING of the unit (1 day) Introduce the unit Learning Objectives, Essential Questions, and Summative Assessment. Build background knowledge about the historical, social, and cultural forces of the Renaissance (Glencoe, pp ). MIDDLE of the unit (14 days) Continually reference and discuss the Essential Questions. Use scaffolding techniques, additional examples, and differentiated instructional guidelines as suggested by the Glencoe resources. Have students practice citation of evidence by capturing key quotes and/or information in a journal about each character and motif of the play. Have students create a journal to log all definitions of the vocabulary terms. Use Shakespeare Set Free to employ performance-based exercises: Choose one of the two-week plans on page 202 in the Macbeth unit overview, based on the reading level of your students. The 29-day unit could be used, if one activity is chosen from each lesson. Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-33

10 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) Be sure to incorporate character study and motif analysis for journals (see pp. 215 and 235). This helps students address W Students must select the most significant and relevant quotations, paraphrase them, and then compare them to other such quotations in the text. The students must then make conclusions based on the motifs relationship to themes in the text. This activity will help students complete their on-demand task. You may choose to show various clips of film adaptations of Macbeth to create student interest. Attend to before-, during-, and after-reading strategies. Use Journal Prompts from Shakespeare Set Free to assess student responses to text; these journal responses should help students address W and L and L Students must cite evidence from text and use/develop their vocabulary in these journals. END of the unit (3 days preparation, 2 days presentation=5 days) Revisit the Essential Questions. Students will prepare, practice, and present their scene from Macbeth. Complete a one-day on-demand task that assesses students close reading of the text. D-34 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

11 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Formative Assessments Assessed Curriculum Understanding of motif can be assessed through one of the following: a word trace journal (Shakespeare Set Free, pp ); Literary Element (p. 340); Unit 2 Teaching Resources (p. 174). Understanding of foil can be monitored by using one of the following: Literary Element (p. 359); Unit 2 Teaching Resources (p. 188). Understanding of character development can be assessed using Shakespeare Set Free (pp ). Summative Assessment The summative assessment for this unit is in two parts. For Part I, students will present a scene from Macbeth. Students will prepare a scene from the final act by editing it down, marking the text for stress, inflection, and gesture, and blocking the stage movement. Students are to practice and present this scene in front of the class. Students are to turn in their edited and marked scenes as evidence of their preparation. Use the following standards to guide instruction on oral presentations. SL SL Evaluate a speaker s point of view, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric, assessing the stance, premises, links among ideas, word choice, points of emphasis, and tone used. Present information, findings, and supporting evidence, conveying a clear and distinct perspective, such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning, alternative or opposing perspectives are addressed, and the organization, development, substance, and style are appropriate to purpose, audience, and a range of formal and informal tasks. Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-35

12 British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Macbeth (20 days) SL Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, demonstrating a command of formal English when indicated or appropriate. For Part II, students will complete an on-demand task. After presentations, students should respond to the following short-answer questions from the Assessment Resources in a one-day on-demand task: What do you see as the theme of this play? Defend your answer. (p. 116) Identify a motif in Macbeth and explain how it is connected to plot events and themes. (p. 110) Can a character who serves as a foil have anything in common with the main character? Consider whether the character of the ghost at the banquet has anything in common with Macbeth, and explain why or why not. (p. 112) D-36 Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the

13 Macbeth (20 days) British Literature, Quarter 2, Unit 1 Notes Providence Public Schools, in collaboration with the D-37

American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 The Puritan Tradition and The Crucible. Overview. (1 day = 50-55 minutes)

American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 The Puritan Tradition and The Crucible. Overview. (1 day = 50-55 minutes) American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 The Puritan Tradition and The Crucible Overall days: 16 (1 day = 50-55 minutes) Overview Purpose This unit will focus on the beliefs of early American Puritans

More information

Though this be madness, yet there is method in t.

Though this be madness, yet there is method in t. 11.1.2 Unit Overview Though this be madness, yet there is method in t. Text Number of Lessons in Unit Hamlet by William Shakespeare 25 Introduction In this unit, students continue to develop skills, practices,

More information

American Literature, Quarter 3, Unit 2 of 3 The Modern Age and the Harlem Renaissance. Overview

American Literature, Quarter 3, Unit 2 of 3 The Modern Age and the Harlem Renaissance. Overview American Literature, Quarter 3, Unit 2 of 3 The Modern Age and the Harlem Renaissance Overall days: 10 (1 day = 50-55 minutes) Purpose Overview In this unit, students examine the historical, social, and

More information

World Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 Greek Drama. Overview. (1 day = 50-55 minutes)

World Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 Greek Drama. Overview. (1 day = 50-55 minutes) World Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 2 of 3 Greek Drama Overall days: 15 (1 day = 50-55 minutes) Overview Purpose The purpose of this unit is for students to read and analyze the traditional Greek drama Oedipus

More information

Common Core State Standards. for Macbeth

Common Core State Standards. for Macbeth Common Core State Standards Alignment for Macbeth Grade 7 ELA-Literacy RL.7.1 Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from

More information

Common Core State Standards Speaking and Listening

Common Core State Standards Speaking and Listening Comprehension and Collaboration. Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of conversations and collaborations with diverse partners, building on others ideas and expressing their own clearly

More information

SIXTH GRADE UNIT 1. Reading: Literature

SIXTH GRADE UNIT 1. Reading: Literature Reading: Literature Writing: Narrative RL.6.1 RL.6.2 RL.6.3 RL.6.4 RL.6.5 RL.6.6 RL.6.7 W.6.3 SIXTH GRADE UNIT 1 Key Ideas and Details Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly

More information

American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 3 of 3 Revolutionary Nonfiction. Overview

American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 3 of 3 Revolutionary Nonfiction. Overview American Literature, Quarter 1, Unit 3 of 3 Revolutionary Nonfiction Overview Overall days: 12 (1 day = 50-55 minutes) Purpose The focus of this unit is nonfiction from the period of the American Revolution

More information

Groton Public Schools Curriculum Map

Groton Public Schools Curriculum Map Groton Public Schools Curriculum Map INTRODUCTION Course Title: Horror Literature Curriculum Area and Grade: Language Arts/ Grades 11-12 Course Purpose: Recognize and appreciate the importance of the genre

More information

The importance of literary elements, such as dramatic irony and foreshadowing, affect the development of the play

The importance of literary elements, such as dramatic irony and foreshadowing, affect the development of the play Romeo and Juliet Content Area: English Language Arts Course(s): Language Arts Literacy I Honors, Language Arts Literacy I CP, Language Arts Literacy I Time Period: 5 weeks Length: 5-6 weeks Status: Published

More information

Unit: Dystopia Essential Questions: Reading Anchor Text: The Giver Harrison Bergeron The Lottery Wall E The Village The Obsolete Man

Unit: Dystopia Essential Questions: Reading Anchor Text: The Giver Harrison Bergeron The Lottery Wall E The Village The Obsolete Man Unit: Dystopia Essential Questions: What factors/situations combine to create dystopia? What happens to the individual/the group in a dystopia? Is the disappearance of the individual a bad thing? Think

More information

Language Arts Florida Standards (LAFS) Grade 6

Language Arts Florida Standards (LAFS) Grade 6 Language Arts Florida Standards (LAFS) Grade 6 Cluster 1: Key Ideas and Details CODE LAFS.6.RL.1.1 Strand: READING S FOR LITERATURE Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly

More information

Common Core State Standards Grades 9-10 ELA/History/Social Studies

Common Core State Standards Grades 9-10 ELA/History/Social Studies Common Core State Standards Grades 9-10 ELA/History/Social Studies ELA 9-10 1 Responsibility Requires Action. Responsibility is the active side of morality: doing what I should do, what I said I would

More information

Grades 9-10 Learning Targets and I Can Statements. Quarter 1. Provide an objective summary of the text.

Grades 9-10 Learning Targets and I Can Statements. Quarter 1. Provide an objective summary of the text. Grades 9-10 Learning Targets and I Can Statements Quarter 1 Provide an objective summary of the text. I can identify first person point of view. I can identify third person-limited point of view. I can

More information

Reading, Writing, & Communicating Colorado Sample Graduation Competencies and Evidence Outcomes

Reading, Writing, & Communicating Colorado Sample Graduation Competencies and Evidence Outcomes Reading, Writing, & Communicating Colorado Sample Graduation Competencies and Evidence Outcomes Reading, Writing, & Communicating Graduation Competency 1 Speaking and Listening: Discussion Collaborate

More information

Alignment to the Common Core State Standards

Alignment to the Common Core State Standards Alignment to the Common Core State Standards Grades: 9-12 Language Arts Introduction Scientific Learning Reading Assistant software combines advanced speech recognition technology with scientifically-based

More information

Science, and Technical Subjects. History/Social Studies, Literacy in STANDARDS FOR

Science, and Technical Subjects. History/Social Studies, Literacy in STANDARDS FOR STANDARDS FOR Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects 6 12 College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading The grades 6 12 standards on the following pages define

More information

PENNSYLVANIA COMMON CORE STANDARDS English Language Arts Grades 9-12

PENNSYLVANIA COMMON CORE STANDARDS English Language Arts Grades 9-12 1.2 Reading Informational Text Students read, understand, and respond to informational text with emphasis on comprehension, making connections among ideas and between texts with focus on textual evidence.

More information

Unit 1: Freudian Psychosexual Development: Reading Informational/ Writing Expository

Unit 1: Freudian Psychosexual Development: Reading Informational/ Writing Expository Sparta High School English Curriculum Grade 12: Psychology in Literature Unit 1: Freudian Psychosexual Development: Reading Informational/ Writing Expository Essential Questions: What are the formative

More information

11 th -12th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE)

11 th -12th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE) READING LITERARY (RL) READING INFORMATIONAL (RI) Key Ideas and Details Key Ideas and Details ELAGSE11-12RL1: Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text ELAGSE11-12RI1:

More information

BAILEY EDUCATION GROUP CCSS PACING GUIDE Eight Grade English Language Arts (ELA) Third Nine Weeks (I): Introduced (Introduced statements are in

BAILEY EDUCATION GROUP CCSS PACING GUIDE Eight Grade English Language Arts (ELA) Third Nine Weeks (I): Introduced (Introduced statements are in BAILEY EDUCATION GROUP CCSS PACING GUIDE Eight Grade English Language Arts (ELA) Third Nine Weeks (I): Introduced (Introduced statements are in italics.) (A): Assessed (Formative and/or Summative) (Assessed

More information

The Commons: Our Right and Our Responsibility?

The Commons: Our Right and Our Responsibility? The Commons: Our Right and Our Responsibility? Teacher s Guide Grade: 9-12 Lesson: The Commons: Our Right and Our Responsibility? Number of Class Periods: 3 45-minute periods The Healthy Commons Lesson

More information

#804 Digital Media II,

#804 Digital Media II, Digital Media II Level: 11-12 Units of Credit: 1.00 CIP Code: 11.0211 Core Code: 35-02-00-00-011 Prerequisite: Skill Tests: Digital Media I #804 Digital Media II, Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator Adobe

More information

STANDARDS FOR. Literacy in History/Social Studies. Grades 11/12

STANDARDS FOR. Literacy in History/Social Studies. Grades 11/12 STANDARDS FOR Literacy in History/Social Studies Grades 11/12 Introduction to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies Preparing Oregon s Students When Oregon adopted the

More information

College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading

College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading Anchor Standards for Reading Key Ideas and Details 1. Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking

More information

Reading for Success : A Novel Study for Stuart Little by E.B. White. Common Core Standards Grades 5, 6, 7

Reading for Success : A Novel Study for Stuart Little by E.B. White. Common Core Standards Grades 5, 6, 7 Common Core Standards Copyright 2010. National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers. All rights reserved. LESSON 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Speaking and Listening:

More information

English 4: Florida College Prep, Grade 12 Curriculum Map

English 4: Florida College Prep, Grade 12 Curriculum Map English 4: Florida College Prep, Grade 12 Curriculum Map The following curriculum map is based on the Language Arts Florida Standards (LAFS), which are listed at the beginning of the map and can be accessed,

More information

9 th and 10th Grade English Standards and I Can Statements

9 th and 10th Grade English Standards and I Can Statements 9 th and 10th Grade English Standards and I Can Statements Standard - CC.9-10.L.1.a Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. a. Use parallel

More information

Connections to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in Middle and High School Science

Connections to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in Middle and High School Science Connections to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in Middle and High School Science This document is based on the Connections to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical

More information

Revised 2/3/2016 Page 1 of 10

Revised 2/3/2016 Page 1 of 10 Milford Public Schools Curriculum Department: English Language Arts Course Name: Grade 8 English Language Arts Course Description: The goal of the English language arts is to provide students multiple

More information

Louisiana Common Core English Language Arts Standards Raise the Bar

Louisiana Common Core English Language Arts Standards Raise the Bar Louisiana Common Core English Language Arts Standards Raise the Bar Louisiana adopted the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts and Math in 2010. Aimed at ensuring that graduates of Louisiana

More information

COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS FOR

COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS FOR COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS FOR English Language Arts Grade 6 Introduction to the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts Grade-level version (See ODE subject-area web pages for grade-band,

More information

6th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE)

6th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE) READING LITERARY (RL) Key Ideas and Details ELAGSE6RL1: Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. ELAGSE6RL2: Determine a theme

More information

Reading ELA/Literacy Claim 1

Reading ELA/Literacy Claim 1 Literary Texts 1 Key Details: Given an inference or conclusion, use explicit details and implicit information from the text to support the inference or conclusion provided. DOK 2 Standard: Cite the textual

More information

Crosswalk of the Common Core Standards and the Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Writing Standards

Crosswalk of the Common Core Standards and the Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Writing Standards Crosswalk of the Common Core Standards and the Standards for the 21st-Century Learner Writing Standards AASL Standards 1. Inquire, think critically, and gain knowledge. 1.1 Skills 1.1.1 Follow an inquiry-based

More information

Grade 6 English Language Arts Performance Level Descriptors

Grade 6 English Language Arts Performance Level Descriptors Limited Grade 6 English Language Arts Performance Level Descriptors A student performing at the Limited Level demonstrates a minimal command of Ohio s Learning Standards for Grade 6 English Language Arts.

More information

Jazz from A to Z Lesson Plan Template

Jazz from A to Z Lesson Plan Template Jazz from A to Z Lesson Plan Template Title of the Lesson: Analysis of Martin Luther Kings I Have a Dream Speech for Rhetoric (logos, pathos, ethos) Subject: English Grade: 11 th grade Common Core Standard

More information

Eighth Grade English Language Arts Standards and I Can Statements

Eighth Grade English Language Arts Standards and I Can Statements Eighth Grade English Language Arts Standards and I Can Statements Language Standard CC.8.L.1: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. a. Explain

More information

English 2 - Journalism Mitch Martin: mmartin@naperville203.org

English 2 - Journalism Mitch Martin: mmartin@naperville203.org Mission English 2 - Journalism Mitch Martin: mmartin@naperville203.org To educate students to be self-directed learners, collaborative workers, complex thinkers, quality producers, and community contributors

More information

United States History Civil War to the Present 2012

United States History Civil War to the Present 2012 Correlation to the Common Core State, Literacy in History/Social Studies, Grades 6-8 United States History Civil War to the Present 2012 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

More information

Common Core Standards Addressed by Lessons

Common Core Standards Addressed by Lessons Common Core Standards Addressed by Lessons Unit 1: Reading Literary Texts (Romeo and Juliet) ELA.9.RL.01.02 - Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the

More information

What are My Goals for Quarter 2? Common Core- I Can Statements:

What are My Goals for Quarter 2? Common Core- I Can Statements: What are My Goals for Quarter 2? Common Core- I Can Statements: Literature RL.6.1 Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as make inferences. I can define textual

More information

Renaissance and Reformation

Renaissance and Reformation Renaissance and Reformation Enduring Understandings: Essential Questions: Renaissance writers took interest in human life and the individual person. Drama developed and flourished during the Renaissance.

More information

English 7 Essential Curriculum

English 7 Essential Curriculum English 7 Essential Curriculum Genre Autobiography Realistic Fiction Speculative Fiction Theme Facing Injustice Perseverance Thrills and Chills OVERVIEW English 7 students learn how to make purposeful

More information

STANDARDS FOR. Literacy in History/Social Studies. Grades 6-8

STANDARDS FOR. Literacy in History/Social Studies. Grades 6-8 STANDARDS FOR Literacy in History/Social Studies Grades 6-8 Introduction to the Common Core State Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies Preparing Oregon s Students When Oregon adopted the Common

More information

HIV, STD & Pregnancy Prevention

HIV, STD & Pregnancy Prevention HIV, STD & Pregnancy Prevention The HealthSmart HIV, STD & Pregnancy Prevention unit meets the following Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts for Grades 9-10. Reading Informational Text

More information

Academic Standards for Writing in History and Social Studies*

Academic Standards for Writing in History and Social Studies* Academic Standards for Writing in History and Social Studies* Grades 6 12 August 6, 2012 Pennsylvania Department of Education *Note: Draft version of the PA Common Core Standards, pending approval by the

More information

Alignment of the National Standards for Learning Languages with the Common Core State Standards

Alignment of the National Standards for Learning Languages with the Common Core State Standards Alignment of the National with the Common Core State Standards Performance Expectations The Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts (ELA) and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science,

More information

Reading: Academic. Content Standards

Reading: Academic. Content Standards Reading: Academic Grade Level 9, 10, 11, 12 Course Number 100 Subject Area English Language Arts Course Description This course is designed to assist readers of all levels in developing to their full potential.

More information

Reading. Reading for Information. Kindergarten. I can give details an author gives to help make points about a text.

Reading. Reading for Information. Kindergarten. I can give details an author gives to help make points about a text. Reading Reading instruction is divided into two main areas. Reading for information is actually used in all content areas and is the main reason that we learn to read! Thus the standards here focus more

More information

Grade 7 Unit 8 Instructional Framework

Grade 7 Unit 8 Instructional Framework TEXTUAL RESOURCES Big Idea: The writing task for this unit asks students to write an original drama or poem, employing the elements that have been analyzed in the texts. In order to do this, students will

More information

Nutrition Pathfinders Lesson 1: Healthy Me! Alignment to California Content Standards & Nutrition Competencies

Nutrition Pathfinders Lesson 1: Healthy Me! Alignment to California Content Standards & Nutrition Competencies Nutrition Pathfinders Lesson 1: Healthy Me! Alignment to California Content Standards & Nutrition Competencies Nutrition Pathfinders supports teaching and learning related to standards across the curriculum

More information

Students will know Vocabulary: detail text question who, what, where, when, why, how

Students will know Vocabulary: detail text question who, what, where, when, why, how First Reading Standards for Literature: Key Ideas and Details Essential Questions: 1. Why do readers read? 2. How do readers construct meaning? Essential detail, text, questions, who, what, where, when,

More information

Realityworks guideweld TM VR Welding Simulator Curriculum to the Common Core State Standards Mathematical Practice and English Language Arts

Realityworks guideweld TM VR Welding Simulator Curriculum to the Common Core State Standards Mathematical Practice and English Language Arts A Correlation of Realityworks guideweld TM VR Welding Simulator Curriculum to the Common Core State Standards Mathematical Practice and English Language Arts A Correlation of Realityworks guideweld VR

More information

Integrating the Common Core Standards into the Music Curriculum

Integrating the Common Core Standards into the Music Curriculum Place Photo Here, Otherwise Delete Box Integrating the Common Core Standards into the Music Curriculum Tom L. Foust January 24 th, 2013 Illinois Music Educators Conference Peoria, Illinois What is the

More information

Grade Level Expectations for the Sunshine State Standards

Grade Level Expectations for the Sunshine State Standards for the Sunshine State Standards FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION www.myfloridaeducation.com The fourth grade student: Reading uses text features to predict content and monitor comprehension (for example,

More information

CCSS English Language Arts, 11 th Grade 1. Domain: Conventions of Standard English. Pacing Guide. Strand: Language - L

CCSS English Language Arts, 11 th Grade 1. Domain: Conventions of Standard English. Pacing Guide. Strand: Language - L CCSS English Arts, 11 th Grade 1 Domain: Conventions of Standard English Strand: - L CCSS L.CCR.1. command of the standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. L.11-12.1a. standard English

More information

Date Re-Assessed. Indicator. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.5.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.

Date Re-Assessed. Indicator. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.5.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words. CCSS English/Language Arts Standards Reading: Foundational Skills Fifth Grade Retaught Reviewed Assessed Phonics and Word Recognition CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RF.5.3 Know and apply grade-level phonics and word

More information

English Language Arts Reading, Writing, and Communicating

English Language Arts Reading, Writing, and Communicating English Language Arts Reading, Writing, and Communicating Standard 1. Speaking and Listening 2. Reading for All Purposes 3. Writing and Composition 4. Research and Reasoning Fifth Grade Level Expectations

More information

United States History: Beginnings to 1877 2012

United States History: Beginnings to 1877 2012 Correlation to the Common Core State, Literacy in History/Social Studies, Grades 6-8 United States History: Beginnings to 1877 2012 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved. Printed

More information

Competencies for Teachers of Physical Education/Health, Grades K-12

Competencies for Teachers of Physical Education/Health, Grades K-12 In addition to the Arkansas Teaching Standards, the teacher of Physical Education/Health, grades K-12, shall demonstrate knowledge and competencies in the following areas: 1. Scientific and Theoretical

More information

FSD Kindergarten READING

FSD Kindergarten READING College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or

More information

ReadyGEN Grade 4, 2016

ReadyGEN Grade 4, 2016 A Correlation of Grade 4, To the Introduction This document demonstrates how, meets the College and Career Ready. Correlation page references are to the Unit Module Teacher s Guides and are cited by grade,

More information

state and common core standards

state and common core standards state and common core standards Each lesson meets the specified academic standards established by and the State Standards Initiative. Born in the USA: Music as Political Protest 8.1.9 B. 5.1.12 C. 5.3.12

More information

Activity 2: Meat, Beans & Nuts and Grains, Breads & Cereals. Activity 4: Mixed Foods. Activity 3: Milk & Milk Products and Extra Foods

Activity 2: Meat, Beans & Nuts and Grains, Breads & Cereals. Activity 4: Mixed Foods. Activity 3: Milk & Milk Products and Extra Foods Healthy Choices, Healthy Me! supports teaching and learning related to standards across the curriculum in order to help children personalize health and nutrition concepts in meaningful ways. The following

More information

Stockton Unified School District Instructional Guide for Applied Writing and Thinking Semester 2, Traditional Schedule

Stockton Unified School District Instructional Guide for Applied Writing and Thinking Semester 2, Traditional Schedule 2016 2017 Guide for Applied Writing and Thinking SUSD Focus Strategies, Activities, and Practices Which Enhance Instruction 1. Use the Six Traits rubric often: Score a passage from the current reading

More information

CORRELATION FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CORRELATION COURSE STANDARDS/BENCHMARKS

CORRELATION FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CORRELATION COURSE STANDARDS/BENCHMARKS SUBJECT: French GRADE LEVEL: 6-8 COURSE TITLE: M/J French, Beginning COURSE CODE: 701000 SUBMISSION TITLE: Bien Dit 2013, Level 1A BID ID: 2776 PUBLISHER: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt PUBLISHER ID: 04-1456030-01

More information

Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in Language Arts Curriculum and Assessment Alignment Form Rewards Intermediate Grades 4-6

Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in Language Arts Curriculum and Assessment Alignment Form Rewards Intermediate Grades 4-6 Minnesota K-12 Academic Standards in Language Arts Curriculum and Assessment Alignment Form Rewards Intermediate Grades 4-6 4 I. READING AND LITERATURE A. Word Recognition, Analysis, and Fluency The student

More information

8th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE)

8th Grade English Language Arts Georgia Standards of Excellence (ELA GSE) READING LITERARY (RL) Key Ideas and Details ELAGSE8RL1: Cite the textual evidence that most strongly supports an analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. ELAGSE8RL2:

More information

Grades K-6 Aligned with Common Core State Standards. For English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science & Technical Subjects

Grades K-6 Aligned with Common Core State Standards. For English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science & Technical Subjects Grades K-6 Aligned with Common Core State Standards For English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science & Technical Subjects McGraw-Hill School Education Group and Common Core State

More information

parent ROADMAP SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD IN GRADE FIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS

parent ROADMAP SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD IN GRADE FIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS TM parent ROADMAP SUPPORTING YOUR CHILD IN GRADE FIVE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS 5 America s schools are working to provide higher quality instruction than ever before. The way we taught students in the past

More information

LANGUAGE ARTS 2016 17 K 12 SUBJECT BOOKLET

LANGUAGE ARTS 2016 17 K 12 SUBJECT BOOKLET LANGUAGE ARTS 2016 17 K 12 SUBJECT BOOKLET Gwinnett s curriculum for grades K 12 is called the Academic Knowledge and Skills (AKS). The AKS for each grade level spell out the essential things students

More information

Reading Unit 2 To Kill a Mockingbird

Reading Unit 2 To Kill a Mockingbird Grade Level: 8 Trimester 2 Length 5 weeks Reading Unit 2 To Kill a Mockingbird Unit Overview In this unit students will read the classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird. To provide background knowledge about

More information

English Language Arts. Learning Progressions

English Language Arts. Learning Progressions English Language Arts Learning Progressions Formatted by Educational Resource Services, Tulare County Office of Education, Visalia, California (559) 651 3031 www.commoncore.tcoe.org or www.tcoe.k12.us/ers/ccss

More information

Montgomery County Public Schools English 9B Exam Review

Montgomery County Public Schools English 9B Exam Review Montgomery County Public Schools English 9B Exam Review June 2013 FORMAT Five Readings an excerpt from a Shakespeare play (not Romeo and Juliet) two poems a narrative a nonfiction article related to the

More information

The Brave New World of Common Core Standards

The Brave New World of Common Core Standards The Brave New World of Common Core Standards Brandon Zaslow Department of Education Occidental College Los Angeles Area Site of the California World Language Project http://www.la-stars.net Brandon

More information

Activity 1: Piecing the Pyramid

Activity 1: Piecing the Pyramid Kindergarten Program: Building A Healthy Me! Building A Healthy Me! supports teaching and learning related to standards across the curriculum in order to help children develop personal responsibility for

More information

8th Grade ELA Unit. Quarter One: Journeys. Anchor Text(s) Detached, Detained, Deported by Anne Bausum

8th Grade ELA Unit. Quarter One: Journeys. Anchor Text(s) Detached, Detained, Deported by Anne Bausum Quarter One: Journeys Unit Description: This unit focuses on the journeys people take in life and the challenges they face. These journeys may be in physical and/or mental sense. Detached, Detained, Deported

More information

Common Core Progress English Language Arts

Common Core Progress English Language Arts [ SADLIER Common Core Progress English Language Arts Aligned to the [ Florida Next Generation GRADE 6 Sunshine State (Common Core) Standards for English Language Arts Contents 2 Strand: Reading Standards

More information

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.1 Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text.

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.1 Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.1 Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.2 Determine a theme or central idea

More information

Teacher's Guide to Meeting the Common Core State Standards* with Scott Foresman Reading Street 2008

Teacher's Guide to Meeting the Common Core State Standards* with Scott Foresman Reading Street 2008 Implementing the Common Core State StandArds Teacher's Guide to Meeting the Common Core State Standards* with Scott Foresman Reading Street 2008 Table of Contents Grade 5 Introduction................................................

More information

Virginia English Standards of Learning Grade 8

Virginia English Standards of Learning Grade 8 A Correlation of Prentice Hall Writing Coach 2012 To the Virginia English Standards of Learning A Correlation of, 2012, Introduction This document demonstrates how, 2012, meets the objectives of the. Correlation

More information

Curriculum Map: English 11 Meadville Area Senior High School English Department

Curriculum Map: English 11 Meadville Area Senior High School English Department Curriculum Map: English 11 Meadville Area Senior High School English Department Course Description: The course is designed for the student who plans to pursue a career, enlist in the military, or attend

More information

FSD Grade 2 READING. Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

FSD Grade 2 READING. Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text. College and Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Reading Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or

More information

Grade 11 Language Arts (2 Semester Course) CURRICULUM

Grade 11 Language Arts (2 Semester Course) CURRICULUM Grade 11 Language Arts (2 Semester Course) CURRICULUM Course Description ENGLISH 11 Advanced (2 Semester Course) Duration: 2 Semester Prerequisite: C or better in English 10 Through the integrated study

More information

DRAFT. Grade 8 English Language Arts Item Specifications

DRAFT. Grade 8 English Language Arts Item Specifications DRAFT Grade 8 English Language Arts Item Specifications The draft (FSA) Test Item Specifications (Specifications) are based upon the Florida Standards and the Florida Course Descriptions as provided in

More information

TFSD Curriculum Calendar 2012-2013--Twelfth Grade Language Arts

TFSD Curriculum Calendar 2012-2013--Twelfth Grade Language Arts TFSD Curriculum Calendar 2012-2013--Twelfth Grade Language Arts Skill or Concept Power Standard Topic, Task, Content Projected Window Write a timed essay from a prompt on the overhead. (30 minutes) Select

More information

National Essential Skills Survey / Common Core State Standards / NYS ELA Standards / CDOS / State Assessment Crosswalk

National Essential Skills Survey / Common Core State Standards / NYS ELA Standards / CDOS / State Assessment Crosswalk National Essential Skills Survey / Common Core State Standards / NYS EA Standards / CDOS / State Assessment Crosswalk NESS NYS EA Connections CDOS Regents Reading for iterature E2 E37 E38 1. Cite strong

More information

New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards: For Language Arts Literacy

New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards: For Language Arts Literacy For STANDARD 3.1 (READING) ALL STUDENTS WILL UNDERSTAND AND APPLY THE KNOWLEDGE OF SOUNDS, LETTERS, AND WORDS IN WRITTEN ENGLISH TO BECOME INDEPENDENT AND FLUENT READERS AND WILL READ A VARIETY OF MATERIALS

More information

LANGUAGE! 4 th Edition, Levels A C, correlated to the South Carolina College and Career Readiness Standards, Grades 3 5

LANGUAGE! 4 th Edition, Levels A C, correlated to the South Carolina College and Career Readiness Standards, Grades 3 5 Page 1 of 57 Grade 3 Reading Literary Text Principles of Reading (P) Standard 1: Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print. Standard 2: Demonstrate understanding of spoken

More information

Strand: Reading Literature Topics Standard I can statements Vocabulary Key Ideas and Details

Strand: Reading Literature Topics Standard I can statements Vocabulary Key Ideas and Details Strand: Reading Literature Topics Standard I can statements Vocabulary Key Ideas and Details Craft and Structure RL.5.1 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when

More information

I. Title of Lesson: Learning from Artifacts and What Artifacts Tell Us

I. Title of Lesson: Learning from Artifacts and What Artifacts Tell Us Lesson Plan Class: Seventh Grade Subject: World History Ancient Civilizations Topic: Unit One Investigating the Past: How are social scientists like detectives? I. Title of Lesson: Learning from Artifacts

More information

ENGLISH III-Grade 11 CURRICULUM MAP

ENGLISH III-Grade 11 CURRICULUM MAP ENGLISH III-Grade 11 CURRICULUM MAP English 1: Literary Genres English 2: American Literature English 3: British Literature English 4: World Literature Reading: Night Romeo and Juliet Poetry unit Short

More information

Fostering Deep Comprehension in the Classroom

Fostering Deep Comprehension in the Classroom Fostering Deep Comprehension in In the last module, you learned about the importance of text complexity in creating truly literate students who are ready to live and work in the 21st century. Critical

More information

ENGLISH II-GRADE 10 CURRICULUM MAP

ENGLISH II-GRADE 10 CURRICULUM MAP ENGLISH II-GRADE 10 CURRICULUM MAP English 1: Literary Genres English 2: American Literature English 3: British Literature English 4: World Literature Reading: Reading: Reading: Reading: Night The Crucible

More information

This template presents a process for helping your students read,

This template presents a process for helping your students read, Assignment Template Aligned to California s Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy This template presents a process for helping your students read, comprehend, and respond to

More information

Units of Study 9th Grade

Units of Study 9th Grade Units of Study 9th Grade First Semester Theme: The Journey Second Semester Theme: Choices The Big Ideas in English Language Arts that drive instruction: Independent thinkers construct meaning through language.

More information

Revised 2/3/2016 Page 1 of 10

Revised 2/3/2016 Page 1 of 10 Milford Public Schools Curriculum Department: English Language Arts Course Name: Grade 6 English Language Arts Course Description: The goal of the English language arts is to provide students multiple

More information

Lesson 1: What We Know About Water

Lesson 1: What We Know About Water Arizona Water Story Common Core Correlation September 2013 Lesson 1: What We Know About Water Students will determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases (accumulation,

More information

Glynn County School System Literature and Composition 9 2 nd Semester Georgia Performance Standards Map

Glynn County School System Literature and Composition 9 2 nd Semester Georgia Performance Standards Map Glynn County School System Literature and Composition 9 2 nd Semester Georgia Performance Standards Map TOPIC/UNIT GEORGIA PERFORMANCE STANDARDS RELATED GPS(s) ID TIMELINE ESSENTIAL QUESTIONS 1. The Drama

More information