Grade 6, Module 1: Unit 2, Lesson 7

Students discussing text they've read.

This lesson introduces students to a model mini-essay with two body paragraphs: one in which the author describes elements of mythology in the myth of Cronus, and a second in which the author describes a significant theme in that same myth.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RI.6.5 Analyze how a particular sentence, paragraph, chapter, or section fits into the overall structure...
W.6.5 With some guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by...
W.6.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.

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