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Writers use details to infer meaning beyond the surface level of their stories. In this richly detailed plan, the lyrics of spirituals are used to show class members how to recognize these inferences and to recognize the messages embedded in spirituals during the time of slavery. A list of songs, as well as pre-assessments, post-assessments, rubrics, and scripted instructional procedures, are included. A great instructional resource.