Grade 5 ELA Module 3A, Unit 1, Lesson 1

Students reading

This first lesson is intended to pique student curiosity and build background knowledge about sports in early to mid 20th century America, as the focus of the module will be on athletes who broke through barriers during earlier periods in American history.

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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...
W.5.4 Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to...
SL.5.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led...

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