Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.9-10.3 - Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.

1: Semester 1

Unit 2: Short Stories
Lesson 4: Characterization
Lesson 6: The Lottery
Unit 4: Poetry
Lesson 2: Sound and Rhythm
Lesson 3: Figurative Language
Lesson 4: Voice and Tone
Final Project: Poetry

2: Semester 2

Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 4: A Raisin in the Sun
Lesson 8: Shakespeare
Lesson 9: Romeo and Juliet