Grade 8 ELA Module 2A, Unit 3 Lesson 4

Students taking notes in class.

In this lesson, students complete an on-demand end of unit assessment. They are required to write a commentary to answer specific questions about the connections between their script and the novel To Kill a Mockingbird. Students prepared for this in Lesson 3 by completing a Venn diagram of the similarities and differences between their script and the novel.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.8.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text...
RL.8.3 Analyze how particular lines of dialogue or incidents in a story or drama propel the action, reveal...
W.8.11 Create a presentation, art work, or text in response to a literary work with a commentary that...

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