Grade 9 ELA Module 3, Unit 2, Lesson 7

Work Group

"In this lesson, students begin conducting searches independently using the Research Frame and associated search tools. This lesson is the first of three lessons during which students conduct sustained, independent research during class. While researching, students consider how to use inquiry questions to drive research while continually assessing sources for credibility and usefulness in answering inquiry questions. This lesson is the first of three independent search lessons that will be assessed using a Conducting Independent Searches Checklist. "

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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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