Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Reading (Elementary); Language arts (Elementary);
This project is an instructional unit designed to teach knowledge of both the Civil Rights Movement and racial/social injustices across multiple curricular areas and academic settings using mentor texts. The academic areas that will be addressed are reading, language arts, and writing. This unit includes lesson plans and materials that accompany mentor texts and provide additional information to students in the classroom.
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Division of Literacy Education
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©2020 Alexandra Jordyn Cushman
Cushman, Alexandra Jordyn, "Using mentor texts to enhance the teaching of reading comprehension and writing" (2020). Graduate Research Papers. 1493.