This Reading Closely for Textual Details: "We, as a people, will get to the promised land!" unit also includes:
Take another look—there are probably more details than readers realize. Scholars analyze nine texts in a five-part unit that contains 21 activities to find textual details. Activities include close reading, independent reading, discussion, and fleshing out ideas in graphic organizers. Optional assessments include a reflective narrative and discussion of the unit.
- Incorporate with history, government, and/or judicial system
- Suggests using an additional CSI video in part one
- Sequence of the text is important to the unit
- Suggests extended readings
- Makes use of videos as well as text