Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.5 - Analyze how an author’s choices concerning how to structure a text, order events within it (e.g., parallel plots), and manipulate time (e.g., pacing, flashbacks) create such effects as mystery, tension, or surprise.

1: Semester 1

Unit 1: Lord of the Flies
Lesson 5: Not Hunting, But Hunted
Lesson 7: Bowed and Bowed Again

2: Semester 2

Unit 1: Ender's Game
Lesson 13: The Enemy's Gate Is Down
Lesson 5: Movement and Time
Lesson 6: Performance Is Personal
Final Project: Think-Tac-Toe
Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 12: Time and Tension