Today I am learning … to analyze how sections of a text help to develop the author’s main ideas.
I know I understand when … I can write a response that explains how a particular section develops the main ideas of the text.
Students will be able to … determine the main ideas of a text and how particular sections help to develop these ideas.
Analyze in detail how an author's ideas or claims are developed and refined by particular sentences, paragraphs, or larger portions of a text (e.g., a section or chapter).
Determine a central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text.
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