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Lesson 6: Analyzing word choice and its impact on meaning in an informational text

Lesson 6: Analyzing word choice and its impact on meaning in an informational text

Students begin to read Part One of Sugar Changed the World and use a timeline to summarize the history of sugar. Students add to their vocabulary log and engage in a close reading and discussion of the authors’ word choice and its impact on meaning and tone in the text.