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Lesson 5: Analyzing connections among individuals, ideas, and events in an informational text and determining author’s purpose

Lesson 5: Analyzing connections among individuals, ideas, and events in an informational text and determining author’s purpose

Students read the prologue of Sugar Changed the World and annotate using sticky notes. Students analyze how the authors’ make connections among individuals, ideas, and events in history and determine the author’s purpose for writing the text.