Lesson plan

Lesson 8: Compare and contrast structures used to convey information

teaches Common Core State Standards SL.6.1.d http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/6/1/d
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 W.6.1.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/1/b
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/1/a
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.7 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/7
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/2
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/1

Lesson 8: Compare and contrast structures used to convey information

Students will examine how different structures convey information, then compare and contrast them. They will also write a brief argument containing a claim, reasons, and explanation.

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