Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.9-10.2 - Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective 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 2: Short Stories
Lesson 2: The Necklace
Unit 4: Poetry
Lesson 10: Poems and Poets

2: Semester 2

Unit 4: Drama
Lesson 9: Romeo and Juliet