Common Core Spotlight
A fun and skill-building approach to classic literature!
• identify key ideas and details in the play and the comic
• compare the two genres
• analyze tone, structure, mood, and character
• complete our activity, “Play vs. Comic”
• demonstrate mastery by writing an epilogue to the play
Common Core ELA Anchor Standards for grades 6-12 this activity supports:
R1, R2, R3, R4, R5, R9, W3, W4, W5, W9, SL3, SL2, L1, L4
More Common Core resources:
To learn how the rest of the February 20, 2012, issue supports the Common Core Standards, see pages 2-3 of your Teacher’s Edition, or click here.
Have a question or a comment about this activity? E-mail Editor Kristin Lewis at KELewis@Scholastic.com.