Daily Archives: April 4, 2016

Decoding Complex Texts

This writing lesson plan demonstrates how to handle unfamiliar complex texts in this lesson plan on Shakespeare’s “Sonnet 138.” In addition to strategies for breaking down new texts, the lesson begins by analyzing Shakespeare and the implications of his sonnet. This well-rounded lesson provides middle school students with tools that will prove invaluable during their upcoming high school years.

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