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Lesson plan

Lesson 17: Examine how characters change

teaches Common Core State Standards L.6.5.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/6/5/a
teaches Common Core State Standards L.6.4.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/6/4/a
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.6.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/2
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.6.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/6/1

Lesson 17: Examine how characters change

Students will read Out of the Dust, and focus on new learnings about the Dust Bowl. They will also closely examine changes Billie Jo and Daddy are undergoing.

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