This Mid-Unit Assessment: Comparing and Contrasting Two Texts: Simulated Research lesson plan also includes:
Shoo fly. Scholars read DDT Spray Scares Mosquitoes Away, Study Finds and You Think You Have It Tough? to complete a mid-unit assessment. The learners compare and contrast author presentation and conduct a credibility check on each source. They also demonstrate what they have learned about defining research vocabulary.
- Provide two different colored highlighters for pupils to mark similarities and differences in the text
- Lesson nine of 15 in Grade 6 ELA Module 4, Unit 2
- Requires completing lessons in order
- Students need dictionaries
- Offers sample responses
- Includes completed graphic organizers for teacher reference