Grade 7 ELA Module 4A, Unit 2, Lesson 15

This lesson centers on comparing the risks and benefits of entertainment screen time, and a large portion is devoted to this cognitive task. In Work Time A, students grapple with the risks and benefits as they practice the speaking and listening skills they will be assessed on in the upcoming Fishbowl.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.7.9 Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account...
W.7.1 Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
W.7.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.

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