Grade 6 ELA Module 2A, Unit 1, Lesson 8

Student reading and taking notes.

This lesson is similar in structure to Lesson 6. Lesson 8 is the first lesson in the next series of the two-lesson cycle and has students reading for gist and determining the meaning of unknown words from context. In Lesson 9, they dig deeper into the short extract by answering text-dependent questions.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RI.6.1 Cite textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences...
RI.6.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative,...

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