Grade 7 ELA Module 1, Unit 1, Lesson 2

students working together

In this lesson students begin to read the central text and learn some of the close reading strategies that will be used throughout the model.  In this lesson they practice reading for gist.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.7.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text...
SL.7.1 Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led...

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