Analyzing the Author

Unit 18: Number the Stars Literature Unit
Lesson 12 of 19

Objective: SWBAT determine and write evidence to support why Lois Lowry wrote Number the Stars and predict how she might have chosen the title.

Big Idea: To help students understand author's purpose this lesson has them think about the purpose and the reason for naming it Number the Stars.

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English / Language Arts, author's purpose, brainstorming, Literature, Fictional Literature, historical fiction, evidence, supporting details, Lois Lowry, Number the Stars
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