Lesson plan

Lesson 4: Determining theme and the text evidence that most strongly supports a conclusion from the text

Lesson 4: Determining theme and the text evidence that most strongly supports a conclusion from the text

Students discuss how personification, symbolism, and tone contribute to the theme in “Sugar Cane.” Students practice determining the best evidence to support a claim and write the reasoning component of an argumentative paragraph to explain how the evidence supports the claim.