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Anthem Unit and Teacher Guide


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This Anthem Unit includes lessons on the nature of society, dystopia, theme, historical context, symbol, internal conflict, allusion (source materials), word choice, and more.  Students apply critical thinking skills and reach their own conclusions on Rand’s controversial themes.

Anthem Unit and Teacher Guide contents:

  • Pre-reading lessons/activities
  • Reading quizzes (three readings)
  • Common Core lessons (several for each reading) with graphic organizers
  • Key excerpts with analysis for reference
  • Dozens of culminating tasks and extension tasks (projects, prompts, performances, presentations, etc.) with complete assignment pages
  • Final exam question banks
    • Comprehension questions (36) (answer key included)
    • Language Arts standards questions (42) (answer key included)
    • Short Response (20)
    • Extended Response (19)
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