1. Analyze Shifts in Perspective in Informational and Persuasive Text (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5L5
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to explain shifts in perspectives in the same argument and make decisions about support used in those arguments.

  2. Distinguish Between Summary and Critique (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to summarize a text and distinguish between a summary and a critique, identifying nonessential information in a summary, and unsubstantiated opinions in a critique.

  3. Linguistic Roots and Affixes (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to recognize linguistic roots and affixes to use in determining the meaning of academic English word and in other content areas.

  4. Point of View and Tone (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L5
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate connections between forms of narration (unreliable narrator, omniscient, etc.) and tone in works of fiction.

  5. Compare and Contrast Similar Themes Across Time Periods (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM2L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to compare and contrast similar themes from different genres and different time periods.

  6. Synthesize Ideas and Details in Various Texts (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM2L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze different texts with differing viewpoints over the same topic, synthesizing those ideas and details and supporting your findings with textual evidence.

  7. Contrast Media’s Message with Traditional Text (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM4L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate how messages presented in media reflect social and cultural messages differently than in traditional texts.

  8. Analyze Graphical Sources: Practice 2 (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5P2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the factual, quantitative, and technical data in graphs and charts.

  9. Context Clues and Analogies (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L3
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to find the meaning of words through analogy and other word relationships.

  10. Origins and Meanings of Foreign Words and Phrases (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L4
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will become acquainted with the origins and meanings of foreign words and phrases frequently used in English texts.

  11. Reference Materials (e.g., dictionaries, thesauri, glossaries) Printed and Electronic (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM1L6
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to use dictionaries, glossaries, and thesauri in order to determine meanings of words and phrases, including their denotations, connotations, and etymologies.

  12. Meter and Rhyme (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn to analyze the meter, rhyme scheme, line length, punctuation, and word position in poetry.

  13. Archetypes, Motifs, and Plot in Drama (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will understand and analyze how archetypes and motifs in drama affect the plot of plays.

  14. Irony, Sarcasm, and Paradox (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L09
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the role of irony, paradox, and sarcasm in literary nonfiction, such as speeches and essays.

  15. Hyperbole and Understatement (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L10
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze hyperbole and understatement in nonfiction.

  16. Syntax (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L6
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate the role of syntax in literary non-fiction such as speeches, essays, and other forms.

  17. Symbolism and Allegory (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM3L12
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to explain the function of symbolism and allegory in a text.

  18. Evaluate a Text for its Graphics and Visual Appeal (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5L6
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to evaluate a text for the clarity and appeal of its graphics.

  19. Analyze Controlling Idea or Thesis, Purpose, and Textual Elements in Informational Text (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM5L1
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the controlling idea and the specific purpose of the text, identifying the textual elements that support that purpose including the most important details.

  20. Evaluate Tone in Various Media for Different Audiences and Purposes (English II Reading)

    • Resource ID: E2RdM4L2
    • Grade Range: 10
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to explain how the tone of a message varies according to audience and purpose.