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Lesson plan

Day 2: "Ancient Skeleton in Mexico Sheds Light on Kennewick Man"

teaches Common Core State Standards RI.4.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/4/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.4.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/4/3

Day 2: "Ancient Skeleton in Mexico Sheds Light on Kennewick Man"

The daily focus lesson focuses on Jim Chatter's finding out about new information and applying it to what he already discovered. Students should realize that scientists need to change their theory when new information is discovered that disproves their original theory. This series of close reading lesson plans was created by a member of the 2015 Delaware Dream Team. Special Materials: Students will need a copy of the anchor text.