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Lesson 24: Analyze Jonas’s Point of View Compared to Others in His Community

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.7.9.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/9/b
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/6
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/2
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/1

Lesson 24: Analyze Jonas’s Point of View Compared to Others in His Community

Students will analyze Jonas’ interactions with other characters in his community and discuss what they reveal about his perspective and how it has continued to shift.

A downloadable audio recording of The Giver is available here.

Additional Notes:

  • These lessons have you read Chapters 17–19 aloud as students follow along with a printed copy. The material in these chapters can be sensitive. This allows the teacher to handle any questions or comments with maturity.