Grade 9 ELA Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 9


Lesson 9 focuses on close reading through annotation and answering text-dependent questions culminating in a class discussion about St. Lucy’s Home for Girls Raised by Wolves. This lesson is focused on the Stage 3 reading. To begin, students will continue to read, annotate, and discuss Stage 3, staying in the groups they formed for the previous lesson. The second half of the lesson focuses on preparing students for the mid-unit assessment through an evidence-based discussion.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.9-10.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as...
RL.9-10.3 Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over...
RL.9-10.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and...

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