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Lesson 37: Culminating Writing Task: Writing a First Draft

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

Lesson 37: Culminating Writing Task: Writing a First Draft

Students continue engaging in the writing process to answer the prompt for the Culminating Writing Task: How do Jonas’s experiences develop a theme over the course of The Giver?  They develop a first draft of their essay.

A downloadable audio recording of The Giver is available here.