Grade 12 ELA Module 1, Unit 2, Lesson 6

Smiling students at graduation

In this final lesson of the unit, the End-of-Unit Assessment, students compose a multi-paragraph response to the following prompt: Analyze the effectiveness of the structure Silko uses in her exposition, including whether the structure makes points clear, convincing, and engaging.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.11-12.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as...
RI.11-12.5 Analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of the structure an author uses in his or her exposition or...
W.11-12.2.a Introduce a topic; organize complex ideas, concepts, and information so that each new element...