Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RST.9-10.2 - Determine the central ideas or conclusions of a text; trace the text’s explanation or depiction of a complex process, phenomenon, or concept; provide an accurate summary of the text.

1: Semester 1

Unit 1: Lord of the Flies
Lesson 1: The Call
Lesson 10: Which Is Better?
Lesson 6: Symbolism, Part 1
Lesson 7: Bowed and Bowed Again
Lesson 8: Defects of Human Nature
Lesson 9: Symbolism, Part 2
Final Project: Now You Have the Conch
Unit 4: Poetry
Lesson 10: Poems and Poets
Unit 5: Nonfiction
Lesson 15: A New Life

2: Semester 2

Unit 3: Informational Texts
Lesson 8: With Malice Toward None
Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 3: Life and Times
Lesson 9: Romeo and Juliet