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Common Core Literary Standards Require Close Reading

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

The new Common Core State Standards for English have stirred plenty of controversy. In a Vermont classroom full of 8th graders, they are working on a cornerstone of the core: close reading.

Source: NPR

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Leon Sangster from New Jersey

I was wondering if i could get a copy of those lesson plans. and handouts
for this lesson.
I am a teacher and currently we are reading about the Holocaust.
It seems like a good lesson - and I could tie it into The Book Thief

Apr. 10 2014 12:57 PM

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