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Lesson 25: Re-examine themes in light of new information

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 RI.6.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RI/6/10
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.6.5 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.6.2 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 25: Re-examine themes in light of new information

Students will read an informational article about Dorothea Lange’s experience of taking the “Migrant Mother” photograph. Then they will reexamine their understanding of migrant life and their theme statements from yesterday in the light of the new information.

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