EngageNY Grade 7 ELA Module 1: Reading Closely and Writing to Learn: Journeys and Survival

Collector: Ann V.

An eight-week module has seventh-graders investigate the impact of the Second Sudanese Civil War on the peoples of Southern Sudan. Using Linda Sue Park’s novel, A Long Walk to Water, and informational texts, young historians learn how to gather textual evidence and draw inferences to support an analysis essay about the theme of survival. The module ends with learners crafting a two-voice poem that contrasts the perspective of the two main characters in Park’s novel.

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