Lesson plan

Lesson 5: Continue Reading "The Allegory of the Cave"

teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.2 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/2
teaches Common Core State Standards W.8.9.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/8/9/a
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.1.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/1/b
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.1.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/1/a
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.1.d http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/1/d
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.1.c http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/1/c
teaches Common Core State Standards W.8.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/8/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/6
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/1
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/4

Lesson 5: Continue Reading "The Allegory of the Cave"

  • Students will read and discuss an excerpt from Plato’s “The Allegory of the Cave” to determine Plato’s message and supporting evidence.
  • An audio version of “The Allegory of the Cave” is available here.