Grade 9 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 7

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"In this lesson, students explore the images from “Portrait Gallery of Sugar Work” (pp. 42–53) depicting conditions and processes of sugar production and distribution. Students analyze how sugar labor is depicted in the “Portrait Gallery of Sugar Work,” a nd consider how these images reflect the development of the central idea of the text. "

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CCLS State Standard
RI.9-10.2 Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text,...
RI.9-10.7 Analyze various accounts of a subject told in different mediums (e.g., a person’s life story in...
SL.9-10.1 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups...

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