Lesson plan

Lesson 23: Discuss Key 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.7.4 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.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/7/1
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/4
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/1

Lesson 23: Discuss Key Ideas Across Texts

Students will engage in a scholarly debate to connect ideas across “Imagine” by John Lennon, “The Human Abstract,” by William Blake, and The Giver by Lois Lowry.

A downloadable audio recording of The Giver is available here.