Contains Mature Content
This lesson serves as an introduction to Linda Sue Park's novel, A Long Walk to Water. The lesson uses Story Impressions and an Interactive Word wall as learning strategies. The lesson fulfills the following West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards: ELA.8.39 Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words or phrases based on grade 8 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies. ELA.8.23 Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.