Grade 9 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 3


"In this lesson, students read and analyze “Storm of God” (pp. 16–18). This section of Sugar Changed the Worldexplores the relationship between the spread of Islam and the expansion of the sugar trade in 600 A.D. Student engagement with this passage is structured around their work with the Unfolding Analysis Tool. This tool prompts students to identify key ideas presented in this passage and how they are organized and connected."

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RI.9-10.3 Analyze how the author unfolds an analysis or series of ideas or events, including the order in...
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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