Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.10 - Write routinely over extended time frames (time for research, reflection, and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences.

1: Semester 1

Unit 3: Einstein Adds a New Dimension
Lesson 1: Expository Writing
Lesson 10: Problem and Solution Writing
Lesson 2: Descriptive Writing
Lesson 4: Process Writing
Lesson 6: Cause and Effect Writing
Lesson 8: Comparison and Contrast Writing
Final Project: Research Paper
Unit 4: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Lesson 3: What is Narrative Writing I
Lesson 4: What is Narrative Writing II
Lesson 5: Expository Writing
Lesson 7: Persuasive Writing
Unit 5: Elijah of Buxton
Lesson 2: The Preacher
Lesson 6: Symbolism

2: Semester 2

Unit 1: The House of the Scorpion
Lesson 1: Cloning
Lesson 7: One-Act Play