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Unit 2- Short Stories

Big Question: Does every conflict have a winner?            
Big Question Words Reading Selections Reading Skill Literary Analysis Vocabulary Writing Workshop Language Progressive Skills
attitude, challenge, communication, conflict, opposition, outcome, resolution, understanding Model Selection: The Treasure of Lemon Brown Common Core: RL.3, RL.6 RI.3, RI.6 Making Predictions: Making an intelligent judgement about what will happen next based on details in the text and prior knowledge. Short Story: Review plot, setting, conflict, point of view, characters, and symbols   Review of a Short Story pp. 302-307 Work in Progress pp.247 and 279 Short Story pp.384-391 Work in Progress pp. 335 and 361  
  Two Kinds Common Core: RL.6 W.3.a, W.3.b, W.7 L.1, L.4.b, L.6   Character traits:
1. Explore characters' motivations
2. Key words used to describe each character (physically, emotionally,etc.)
reproach, conspired, devastated, nonchalantly, expectations, sentimental   The Principal Parts of Verbs Present, present participle, past and past participle
  Seventh Grade Common Core: Rl.4 W.2.a, W.2.f   Comparing Literary Works through Comparing Idioms:
1. An expression with a meaning that is different from the meanings of the actual words
elective, scowl, conviction    
  Melting Pot     fluent, bigots    
Assessment: Test Practice: Unit 2 Review pp.398-403            

Assessment: Test Practice: Unit 2 Review  pp.398-403