In this lesson, students begin their exploration of “Two Kinds,” the second chapter-long excerpt from Amy Tan’s The Joy Luck Club. Students read pages 132–135 of “Two Kinds,” in which Tan introduces the characters of Jing-mei and her mother, and establishes the central conflict between them. Students focus their analysis on how Jing-mei’s interactions with her mother change over the course of the focus excerpt.
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Bilingual Language Progressions
These resources, developed by the New York State Education Department, provide standard-level scaffolding suggestions for English Language Learners (ELLs) to help them meet grade-level demands. Each resource contains scaffolds at multiple levels of language acquisition and describes the linguistic demands of the standards to help ELA teachers as well as ESL/bilingual teachers scaffold content for their English learning students.
From EngageNY.org of the New York State Education Department. Grade 10 ELA Module 1, Unit 3, Lesson 5.
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