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Lesson plan

Lesson 19: Compare and Contrast Ideas Across Texts

teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/6
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.5 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/5
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/4
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/3
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/2
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/1
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.9 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/9
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/4

Lesson 19: Compare and Contrast Ideas Across Texts

Students will present their body paragraphs in small groups. They will make connections across current events and The Giver to compare and contrast our society with Jonas’s society.

A downloadable audio recording of The Giver is available here.