Grade 5 ELA Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 6

Close Reading: “Unpacking” Specific Articles of the UDHR

In this lesson and Lesson 7, students will become “experts” on 11 specific Articles from the UDHR. These Articles were chosen specifically because they relate thematically to the novel Esperanza Rising that students will read during Units 2 and 3.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RI.5.1 Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing...
RI.5.2 Determine two or more main ideas of a text and explain how they are supported by key details;...
RI.5.3 Explain the relationships or interactions between two or more individuals, events, ideas, or...

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