Grade 9 ELA Module 3, Unit 2, Lesson 4


In this lesson, students continue to learn how to assess sources more extensively. Students were introduced to the practice in Lesson 3 by beginning to identify credible and relevant resources. In this lesson, they go deeper and learn why it is important to assess sources and how to identify credible, relevant, and accessible sources to prepare for conducting searches independently.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
W.9-10.7 Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects to answer a question (including a self-...
W.9-10.8 Gather relevant information from multiple authoritative print and digital sources, using advanced...
L.9-10.4.a Use context (e.g., the overall meaning of a sentence, paragraph, or text; a word’s position or...

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