Grade 10 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 3


Students analyze the third section of E. B. White’s “Death of a Pig,” in which White moves between ruminating on the deterioration of his pig and his own state of mind and recounting a humorous conversation with and visit from the veterinarian.

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RI.9-10.5 Analyze in detail how an author’s ideas or claims are developed and refined by particular sentences...
SL.9-10.1.a Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material under study; explicitly draw on...
SL.9-10.1.b Work with peers to set rules for collegial discussions and decision-making (e.g., informal...

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