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Analyzing the Elements of Fiction and Literary Nonfiction

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This unit builds on students’ prior knowledge of fiction and nonfiction to focus on literary elements in fiction and literary nonfiction, and on text structure in informational texts. Students will:

  • review literary elements in fiction and literary nonfiction.
  • identify and analyze character, plot, and setting.
  • explain how a character’s actions impact the events in a story.
  • use and cite evidence from texts to support inferences and conclusions.
  • analyze point of view to support comprehension of fiction and literary nonfiction.


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  • How does interaction with text provoke thinking and response?
  • How do strategic readers create meaning from informational and literary text?
  • What is this text really about?


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Dana

Dana

The scoring rubric was helpful, but a lesson that demonstrates how to implement a lesson aligned to this rubric and CC/PA Core would be beneficial.

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I'm confused.

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Not helpful. You needed to post information as to how it is implemented.

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Frank

Very valuable

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