Lesson plan

Lesson 13: Discuss Novels in Literature Circles

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 L.8.4.a http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/8/4/a
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.8.1 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/1
teaches Common Core State Standards L.8.6 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/L/8/6
teaches Common Core State Standards SL.8.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/4
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.4 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/4

Lesson 13: Discuss Novels in Literature Circles

  • Students participate in a collaborative discussion of their independent reading novel.
  • An audio recording of Monster by Walter Dean Myers is available here; an audio recording of Nothing But the Truth by Avi is available here.