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Day 2: "A Modest Proposal"

teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.11-12.3
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.11-12.4
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.11-12.5
teaches Common Core State Standards CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.11-12.6
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On this second day of close reading, students will analyze Swift's writing style, looking particularly at how the satire is developed through what seems like a reasonable and rational plan. 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. Have available: pencils, highlighters, copies of focus questions
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