EngageNY Grade 7 ELA: Module 2a, Unit 3
The final unit in Module 3A focuses on research skills. The 10 lessons in the collection have students examining how businesses can impact working conditions. Using a case study of the garment industry, class members learn to gather information, to develop research questions, and to paraphrase.To end the unit, students create a teen consumer’s guide to buying clothing that includes information about working conditions in the factories of the researched brands. In addition, the brochure explains how buyers might respond to that information.