Students will become familiar with characteristics of a good citizen while demonstrating knowledge of story elements such as problem/solution and character development.
Students will write friendly letters to active duty military service men and women.
Students will develop questions to use when conducting interviews with veterans.
Students will recognize the importance of creating a business plan, the difference between goods and services, and use persuasive writing to develop an advertisement.
Students will define unfamiliar words, identify the components of a sonnet, and interpret the meaning of The New Colossus, by Emma Lazarus.
Students will strengthen fluency through oral reading practice.
Research and create a presentation of a historical American figure.