Common Core Aligned Resources for RI.8.10
By the end of the year, read and comprehend literary nonfiction at the high end of the grades 6-8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
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Reading Closely For Textual Details: "And, above all, we had to learn English."
8th CCSS: Designed
Only a thorough understanding of history can save us from repeating it. Practice close reading skills with an eighth grade unit that focuses on 19th century America, including European immigration into Ellis Island and Frederick...
Monitor Comprehension While Reading
5 mins 7th - 9th CCSS: Designed
When faced with a difficult phrase, novice readers will sometimes skip over the words without trying to comprehend them, diminishing their understanding of the text as a whole. The video points this out and shows how an experienced...
Black and White in United States History: A Gray Area
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Compare and contrast old and modern historical accounts of the life of Thomas Jefferson. Learners begin by evaluating the responsibilities of history textbooks in reporting historical events, people, and eras. Next, they discuss how new...
Fertilizers and the Environment (Grades 6-8)
6th - 8th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewThe amount of land available for agriculture consists of only 1/32 of the surface of the earth. The final lesson in a five-part agriculture series encourages applying the previous lessons to a global perspective on organic farming. Class...