Lesson plan

Lesson 28: Discuss Novels in Literature Circles

teaches Common Core State Standards W.8.9.b http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/W/8/9/b
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 SL.8.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/SL/8/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.3 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/3
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.5 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/5
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.10 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/10
teaches Common Core State Standards RL.8.9 http://corestandards.org/ELA-Literacy/RL/8/9
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 28: Discuss Novels in Literature Circles

Students participate in a collaborative discussion of their independent reading novel. They also gather evidence from their independent reading novels for a Socratic seminar about how the unit texts comment on the unit focus questions.