Grade 4 ELA: Comparing two examples of traditional literature about “The Creation Story”

Grade 4 ELA: Comparing two examples of traditional literature about “The Creation Story”

This Common Core video features 4th grade students from Unadilla Valley Central School in New Berlin, NY. The lesson focuses on standard RL.4.9: Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics...and patterns of events...in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures. Students read and analyze two texts and compare and contrast their similarities and differences in small groups. Their teacher, Ms. Wright, continuously asks students to reference the text and back-up their conclusions.

Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.4.9 Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil...