Grade 9 ELA Module 1, Unit 2, Lesson 8


In this lesson, students will continue reading a section of “Solarium” from Black Swan Green, from “’A young man needs “to” The last drops were the thickest” (pp. 145–148). Students will consider the advice Madame Crommelynck gives to Jason as a young poet as they practice collecting and organizing details from the text to support analysis.

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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.9-10.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course...
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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