Grade 10 ELA Module 1, Unit 2, Lesson 5

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"In this lesson, students focus on the figurative language and word choice in this excerpt as they discuss questions. Students analyze the impact of word choice on the meaning and tone of the text, as well as what these choices reveal about the narrator. "

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.9-10.1 Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as...
RL.9-10.3 Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over...
RL.9-10.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in the text, including figurative and...

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