Grade 7, Module 1: Unit 2, Lesson 9

Students reviewing text content.

This lesson gives students background information that helps them better understand Nya’s story. It includes the Mid-Unit 2 Assessment, which evaluates students’ ability to explain how and why the novel’s author both used and altered historical facts.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.7.1 Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as...
RL.7.9 Compare and contrast a fictional portrayal of a time, place, or character and a historical account...
RI.7.1 Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as...

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