Lesson plan

Lesson 4: Synthesize information from different sources

teaches Common Core State Standards SL.6.1.c http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/6/1/c
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.6.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/6/1/a
teaches Common Core State Standards L.6.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/6/6
teaches Common Core State Standards L.6.4.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/6/4/a
teaches Common Core State Standards L.6.1.e http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/6/1/e
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.f http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/f
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.e http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/e
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.d http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/d
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.c http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/c
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/b
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.2.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/2/a
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.9 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/9
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.5 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/5
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/1
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.5 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/5
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/1

Lesson 4: Synthesize information from different sources

Students will read an autobiographical essay written by Woody Guthrie. They will then gather additional information from the reading that describes life in Oklahoma during the early 1900s and use it to write their own description.

  • A downloadable audio recording of Out of the Dust  is available here.