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Students will develop strategies for identifying a text's central ideas and themes, in addition to learning how motifs and symbols can be used to construct main ideas.

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Spain's Forgotten Women Artists Beatriz Lopez 2 19
Spain's Forgotten Women Artists Beatriz Lopez 5 20
Three Sisters Agriculture Beatriz Lopez 2 26
Three Sisters Agriculture Beatriz Lopez 2 24
Redefining "Safety" for Self-Driving Cars Evan Pengra Sult 8 23
Redefining "Safety" for Self-Driving Cars Evan Pengra Sult 5 17
Paying Taxes in Ancient Athens Cody Jackson 5 25
Paying Taxes in Ancient Athens Beatriz Lopez 5 23
Paying Taxes in Ancient Athens Beatriz Lopez 2 25
Are We Ready for Self-Driving Cars? Evan Pengra Sult 5 24
Are We Ready for Self-Driving Cars? Evan Pengra Sult 2 16
How Will Self-Driving Cars Impact Urban Planning? Evan Pengra Sult 5 17
Should Families Game Together? Evan Pengra Sult 5 20
Should Families Game Together? Evan Pengra Sult 5 21
Stickiness in Plants Beatriz Lopez 2 23
The Fashionable History of Social Distancing Beatriz Lopez 5 22
The Fashionable History of Social Distancing Beatriz Lopez 2 24
School Uniforms and Student Behavior Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
Gender-Neutral Uniforms in the UK Cody Jackson 2 22
Dress Codes' Hidden Agendas Cody Jackson 8 20
The Vice President's Role Cody Jackson 2 20
The Vice President's Role Beatriz Lopez 2 20
The Vice President's Role Beatriz Lopez 2 19
The History of Pretzels Cody Jackson 2 20
The History of Pretzels Beatriz Lopez 2 23
The History of Pretzels Beatriz Lopez 5 18
The Color of Suffrage Beatriz Lopez 2 22
The Color of Suffrage Beatriz Lopez 2 23
Emily Dickinson Cody Jackson 2 22
Emily Dickinson Beatriz Lopez 2 19
Emily Dickinson Beatriz Lopez 2 19
From Plastic Waste to Profit Beatriz Lopez 5 18
The Science behind Making Chocolate Beatriz Lopez 8 20
The Science behind Making Chocolate Beatriz Lopez 2 21
Polar Bears Beatriz Lopez 2 17
Polar Bears Beatriz Lopez 2 19
The Right to Vote Beatriz Lopez 5 17
The Right to Vote Beatriz Lopez 5 18
Remembering Sherman's Army Beatriz Lopez 2 21
Remembering Sherman's Army Beatriz Lopez 2 18
Wildlife Winters Beatriz Lopez 2 20
Wildlife Winters Beatriz Lopez 2 18
Wildlife Winters Beatriz Lopez 2 17
Oliver Twist, Chapters 49-50 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 21
Oliver Twist, Chapters 47-48 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 20
Oliver Twist, Chapters 43-44 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 28
Oliver Twist, Chapters 41-42 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 6 19
Oliver Twist, Chapters 41-42 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 24
Oliver Twist, Chapters 37-4 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 9 19
Oliver Twist, Chapters 35-36 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 6 22
Oliver Twist, Chapters 33-34 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 20
Oliver Twist, Chapters 31-32 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 6 19
Oliver Twist, Chapters 23-24 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 9 21
Oliver Twist Chapters 39–40 General Piqosity Official 1 29
Oliver Twist Chapters 39–40 General Piqosity Official 4 28
Oliver Twist Chapters 45–46 General Piqosity Official 1 20
Oliver Twist, Chapters 27–28 Piqosity Official 7 26
Oliver Twist Chapters 49–50 General Piqosity Official 4 23
Oliver Twist, Chapters 21–22 Piqosity Official 5 22
Oliver Twist, Chapters 19–20 Piqosity Official 5 27
Oliver Twist, Chapters 5-6 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 21
Oliver Twist, Chapters 3-4 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 9 22
Oliver Twist, Chapters 3-4 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 24
Oliver Twist, Chapters 7–8 Piqosity Official 7 19
Oliver Twist, Chapters 5–6 Piqosity Official 7 22
Oliver Twist, Chapters 5–6 Piqosity Official 5 23
Oliver Twist, Chapters 3–4 Piqosity Official 5 24
Oliver Twist, Chapters 1-2 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 3 21
Oliver Twist, Chapters 1-2 - Excerpt Piqosity Official 6 25
Pablo Picasso: How Art Changed the World Cody Jackson 5 22
A Scientist’s Life in Antarctica Cody Jackson 5 18
Why You Should Volunteer at an Animal Shelter Cody Jackson 5 19
Tiidu the Piper – Excerpt, Part 3 of 3 Cody Jackson 5 20
Tiidu the Piper – Excerpt, Part 2 of 3 Cody Jackson 5 20
Tiidu the Piper – Excerpt, Part 1 of 3 Cody Jackson 5 19
The Dirty History of Soap Beatriz Lopez 5 22
Slowing Deforestation Beatriz Lopez 2 24
Slowing Deforestation Beatriz Lopez 2 24
Which of the following is a thematic stateme... Piqosity Official 5 21
Consider this description (from page 192) of... Evan Pengra Sult 8 22
Sugar Taxes and Indigenous Communities Cody Jackson 8 22
The Economic Effect of a Sugar Tax Cody Jackson 5 14
The Economic Effect of a Sugar Tax Cody Jackson 5 19
Are Sugar Taxes the Best Approach? Cody Jackson 8 20
Are Sugar Taxes the Best Approach? Cody Jackson 5 18
Self-Driving Cars Could Solve Parking Problems Evan Pengra Sult 2 21
Self-Driving Cars Could Solve Parking Problems Evan Pengra Sult 2 18
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15 Evan Pengra Sult 5 21
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 14 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 20
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 15 Evan Pengra Sult 8 23
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 14 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 20
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 13 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 8 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 14 Evan Pengra Sult 8 17
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 13 Evan Pengra Sult 8 24
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 11 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 12 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 18
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 12 Evan Pengra Sult 5 22
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 11 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 9 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 25
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 10 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 18
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 9 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 8 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 7 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 6 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 8 20
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 6 Evan Pengra Sult 8 16
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 3 Evan Pengra Sult 5 22
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 2 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 2 20
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 2 Evan Pengra Sult 2 19
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 19
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 18
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 18
The Necklace - Part 4 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 15
The Necklace - Part 3 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 16
The Necklace - Part 3 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 16
The Necklace - Part 2 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 15
The Necklace - Part 1 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 17
The Necklace - Part 1 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 22
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 17
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 17
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 8 19
Black Holes Cody Jackson 2 18
Black Holes Cody Jackson 2 18
I Want to be a Cub-Pilot - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 23
I Want to be a Cub-Pilot - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 15
Are Video Games Good for You? Evan Pengra Sult 5 35
Are Video Games Good for You? Evan Pengra Sult 2 19
The Pursuit of Education - Excerpt Cody Jackson 8 17
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 24
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 16
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 19
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass - Excerpt, Part 1 of 2 Cody Jackson 8 17
On Babies - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 16
On Babies - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 14
The Toy Theatre = Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 15
Three Men in a Boat - Excerpt Cody Jackson 8 39
Seven and Nine Years among the Comanches and Apaches - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 22
Autobiography of Z.S. Hastings - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 25
The Toy Theatre = Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 21
Seven and Nine Years among the Comanches and Apaches - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 17
Autobiography of Z.S. Hastings - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 25
The Bee - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 19
Autobiography of Z.S. Hastings - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 19
My Watch - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 16
The Bee - Excerpt Cody Jackson 5 14
My Watch - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 8 20
Making Progress Through Ups and Downs - Excerpt Cody Jackson 2 37
My Watch - Part 1 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 16
My Watch - Part 1 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 21
A Letter to America's Teachers Cody Jackson 5 15
The Horror in Clay - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 19
The Horror in Clay - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 21
The Horror in Clay - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 23
The Horror in Clay - Excerpt, Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 18
The Horror in Clay - Excerpt, Part 1 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 30
The Most Dangerous Game - Excerpt, Part 4 of 4 Cody Jackson 2 16
The Most Dangerous Game - Excerpt, Part 4 of 4 Cody Jackson 5 21
The Most Dangerous Game - Excerpt, Part 4 of 4 Cody Jackson 5 17
The Most Dangerous Game - Excerpt, Part 3 of 4 Cody Jackson 2 15
The Most Dangerous Game - Excerpt, Part 3 of 4 Cody Jackson 5 18
After Twenty Years - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 5 19
After Twenty Years - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 17
After Twenty Years - Part 1 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 14
The Story of an Hour Cody Jackson 2 16
The Story of an Hour Cody Jackson 2 18
The Story of an Hour Cody Jackson 5 15
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 19
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 15
The Necklace - Part 5 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 17
The Necklace - Part 4 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 32
The Necklace - Part 3 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 14
The Necklace - Part 3 of 5 Cody Jackson 5 15
The Necklace - Part 2 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 15
The Necklace - Part 1 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 18
The Necklace - Part 1 of 5 Cody Jackson 2 22
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 16
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 2 15
The Oval Portrait - Part 2 of 2 Cody Jackson 8 19
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 9 - Excerpt 2 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 25
The Hound of the Baskervilles, Chapter 4 - Excerpt 1 of 2 Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
Which central idea listed is most likely to ... Piqosity Official 5 17
Which answer choice best represents a thesis... Piqosity Official 8 15
Which of the following is the best example o... Piqosity Official 5 17
Which answer choice explains the relationshi... Piqosity Official 2 17
Do you feel the author is holding human driv... Evan Pengra Sult 8 25
Are you convinced by the argument(s) put for... Evan Pengra Sult 2 21
Which of the following best summarizes Calpu... Evan Pengra Sult 5 17
One of the motifs in To Kill a Mockingbi... Evan Pengra Sult 5 20
As mentioned previously, one of the recurrin... Evan Pengra Sult 5 18
One of the motifs in To Kill a Mockingbi... Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
Cousin Ike Finch, to whom we are introduced ... Evan Pengra Sult 5 23
Why does Atticus think a jury will not belie... Evan Pengra Sult 5 18
Consider Atticus' definition of courage ... Evan Pengra Sult 5 21
In this chapter we learn a bit more about th... Evan Pengra Sult 5 22
One of the motifs of this chapter is the con... Evan Pengra Sult 5 21
How would you describe Atticus' behavior... Evan Pengra Sult 2 23
What does this chapter reveal about the ways... Evan Pengra Sult 8 18
On page 256, Miss Maudie serves Jem a slice ... Evan Pengra Sult 8 20
Twice in this chapter, a character uses the ... Evan Pengra Sult 5 20
Mr. Underwood's editorial (on page 286) Evan Pengra Sult 2 22
One of the themes of this chapter is the way... Evan Pengra Sult 5 19
Now that you have finished, what did you thi... Evan Pengra Sult 5 19