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Lesson plan

Lesson 34: Timed Writing

teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards W.7.9.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/7/9/a
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
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.7.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/7/1

Lesson 34: Timed Writing

Students will determine a theme from “Harrison Bergeron,” define Sameness and equality, engage in a scholarly discussion about the tension between Sameness/equality and individuality by citing text evidence and using accountable talk.

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