Unit I: Reading Closely for Textual Details: Life Steps Almost Straight | EngageNY

Grade 12 ELA, Reading Closely for Textual Details: Life Steps Almost Straight

High School Student Taking Notes

Overview
This unit develops students’ abilities to read closely for textual details and compare authors’ perspectives through an examination of a series of texts about human nature.

Unit Components
The unit components are divided into separate PDF files for ease of use. The files may be downloaded individually or in a single zip file.

UNIT PLAN AND TEXTS HANDOUTS
RC Unit Plan – G12 Life Steps Almost Straight
RC Unit Texts – G12 Life Steps Almost Straight
Guiding Questions Handout
Reading Closely Checklist
TCD Checklist
MODEL TOOLS TOOLS
Questioning Texts – Frankl
Analyzing Details – Frankl
Questioning Texts
Analyzing Details

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Zip File: This file contains ALL unit components pre-organized into folders:
Reading Closely CCSS Unit – Zip File of All Documents