Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.3 - Analyze how complex characters (e.g., those with multiple or conflicting motivations) develop over the course of a text, interact with other characters, and advance the plot or develop the theme.

1: Semester 1

Unit 1: Lord of the Flies
Lesson 10: Which Is Better?
Lesson 11: The Film
Lesson 2: Life on the Island
Lesson 6: Symbolism, Part 1
Lesson 8: Defects of Human Nature
Lesson 9: Symbolism, Part 2
Final Project: Now You Have the Conch
Unit 2: Short Stories
Lesson 4: Characterization
Lesson 5: Edgar Allan Poe
Lesson 7: Everyday Use

2: Semester 2

Unit 1: Ender's Game
Lesson 4: Divergence
Lesson 6: Performance Is Personal
Lesson 9: Conflict Within and Without
Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 13: Tragic Hero