Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.9-10.5 - Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.

1: Semester 1

Unit 4: Poetry
Lesson 1: Introduction to Poetry
Lesson 2: Sound and Rhythm
Lesson 3: Figurative Language
Lesson 4: Voice and Tone
Lesson 5: What Does It Mean?
Lesson 6: Fooling with Words
Final Project: Poetry
Unit 5: Nonfiction
Semester Exam: Semester Exam

2: Semester 2

Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 10: Figurative Language
Lesson 11: Nuanced Meaning