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Lesson 23: Explore various accounts of migrant life

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.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/10
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.9.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/9/a
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.7 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/7
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.3.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/3/b
teaches Common Core State Standards W.6.3.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/6/3/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.6.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/2
teaches Common Core State Standards RI.6.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/1
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 23: Explore various accounts of migrant life

Students will explore various accounts of migrant life in the form of a poem, an informational article, some photographs, and an audio interview. They will then write a description of migrant life that includes the information they learned.

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