Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures. (RL4.9)
read and comprehend literature (RL 4.10)
determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies (RL 4.4):
Read and complete all content materials and activities. Read Pages 83-98
Complete notebook assignment(s) :
"Prediction: Before Reading"
"I learned, I wonder"
Characterization, simile and metaphor Tree Map
Complete and turn in all assignment(s): Character simile blog