Grade 7 ELA Module 3, Unit 1, Lesson 6

In this lesson, students begin to grapple with the central text and the central question they will consider as they read it: “What is Frederick Douglass’s purpose in writing the Narrative, how does he convey his purpose, and how does he differentiate his position from that of others?”

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RI.7.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative,...
RI.7.6 Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how the author distinguishes...

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