TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

ENG 7.11(A)

Support Standard
ELA & Reading – Middle School
Grade(s): 
7
Theme: 

Reading/Comprehension of Informational Text/Persuasive Text.

Description: 

Reading/Comprehension of Informational Text/Persuasive Text. Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about persuasive text and provide evidence from text to support their analysis. Students are expected to:

Specific Skill: 

Analyze the structure of the central argument in contemporary policy speeches (e.g., argument by cause and effect, analogy, authority) and identify the different types of evidence used to support the argument; and