English Language Arts, Grade 9 Module 3
Building and Communicating Knowledge through Research, Teacher Set
Paths to College and Career
1. Edition May 2018
Wiley & Sons Ltd
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Paths to College and Career is a new, comprehensive English Language Arts curriculum for grades 6 to 12 built from the ground up over a three-year period to address the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for English Language Arts and Literacy. It reflects a deep understanding of the standards and assessments, and is written with a focus on the shifts in instructional practice and student experiences the standards require. It includes daily lesson plans, guiding questions, recommended texts, scaffolding strategies, and other classroom resources.
Paths to College and Career provides teachers, schools, and districts with a concrete and practical ELA instructional program that engages students with compelling and complex texts. At each grade level, Paths to College and Career delivers a yearlong curriculum that develops all students' ability to
* read closely and engage in text-based discussions,
* build evidence-based claims and arguments,
* conduct research and write from sources, and
* expand their academic vocabulary.Paths to College and Career's instructional resources address the needs of all learners, including students with disabilities, English language learners, and gifted and talented. The curriculum is flexible, user friendly, engaging, and purposefully built to prepare students for career, college, and life.
In Module 3 of Grade 9, students engage in an inquiry-based, iterative process for research. Building on work with evidence-based analysis in Modules 1 and 2 of Grade 9, students explore topics of interest, gather research, and generate an evidence-based perspective to ultimately write an informative/explanatory research paper that synthesizes and articulates their findings. Students use textual analysis to surface potential topics for research, and develop and strengthen their writing by revising and editing.