1. Explain the Controlling Idea, Purpose, and Distinguish Important Details (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to explain an expository essay's controlling idea, purpose, and important supporting details.

  2. Write Expository Text That Uses a Variety of Sentence Structures, Rhetorical Devices, and Transitions

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L6
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository/procedural text that uses a variety of sentence structures, rhetorical devices, and transitions.

  3. Write Expository Text That Synthesizes Ideas

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L7
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write an expository text that synthesizes ideas.

  4. Distinguish Between Summary and Critique (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to summarize a text in contrast to writing a critique that takes a position.

  5. Write a Persuasive Text with a Clear Thesis

    • Resource ID: E8WrM1L8
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn how to write a persuasive text that includes a clear thesis with a position.

  6. Relevant Information and Valid Inferences (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM5L4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising an essay so that it contains relevant information and valid inferences.

  7. Revising the Persuasive Essay: Thesis Supported by Evidence

    • Resource ID: E1WrM6L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising the thesis and supporting evidence in an essay.

  8. Revising the Persuasive Essay: Organization Appropriate to Purpose, Audience, and Context (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM6L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising the organization of an essay, including purpose, audience, and context.

  9. Differentiate Between Substantiated and Unsubstantiated Opinions in a Text (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to differentiate between supported and unsupported opinions in a text.

  10. Analyze How Author's Style and Syntax Support Meaning (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze how an author's style and syntax support meaning in a text.

  11. Analyze the Relevance, Quality, and Credibility of Evidence (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L5
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the quality, relevance, and credibility of evidence that supports or opposes an argument.

  12. Analyze Famous Speeches for Rhetorical Structures and Devices (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5L6
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the persuasive impact of rhetorical structures and devices in famous speeches.

  13. Analyze an Argument: Practice 1 (English I Reading)

    • Resource ID: E1RdM5P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to analyze the quality, relevance, and credibility of evidence that supports or opposes an argument.

  14. Revising the Persuasive Essay: Counterarguments Based on Evidence

    • Resource ID: E1WrM6L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising counterarguments that anticipate objections in an essay.

  15. Writing an Engaging Short Story with Interesting and Believable Characters

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2L2
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to write a short story with interesting and believable characters.

  16. Revising the Persuasive Essay: Analysis of Relative Values of Specific Data, Facts, and Ideas (English I Writing)

    • Resource ID: E1WrM6L4
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will learn strategies for evaluating and revising specific data, facts, and ideas included in an essay.

  17. Writing an Engaging Short Story with Well-Developed Conflict and Resolution

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2L1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to write a short story with a well-developed conflict and resolution.

  18. Write a Short Story: Practice 1

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2P1
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    Given a prompt, you will write a short story.

  19. Analyze Texts with Similar/Different Purposes

    • Resource ID: E8RdM3L4
    • Grade Range: 8
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will analyze works written on the same topic and compare how authors achieved similar or different purposes.

  20. Writing an Engaging Story with Literary Strategies to Enhance Plot

    • Resource ID: E1WrM2L3
    • Grade Range: 9
    • Subject: ELA & Reading

    You will be able to use various literary strategies and devices, including dialogue and suspense, to enhance the plot in a short story.