*Explain characteristics of several Native American Tribes
*Explain the roles that Native American Tribes played before and during colonization
*Communicate my traits in a five paragraph essay
*Write a clear, concise thesis that includes a defensible statement supported by 3 subtopics
*Write topic sentences that include a transition, the subtopic for the body paragraph, and a restatement of the thesis
*Select text quotes that are evidence to strongly support each subtopic
*Write quote setups that remind the reader of what is happening in the story when the text quote takes place
*Write quote analyses that clearly and thoroughly explain how each quote best demonstrates its subtopic to support the thesis
*Write a lead that introduces the topic and hooks the reader’s attention
*Write a clear, concise synopsis that briefly summarizes the important ideas of the text
*Write a clear, insightful conclusion paragraph that reviews the thesis, connects the ideas, extends the ideas, and echoes the style of the hook.
Communication & Technology
*Communicate five items to the classroom that describe the student
Learning Targets are met each day. Most of our targets take place over an entire unit, and possibly over the entire year. Below you will find the targets you, as a student are meeting, and you see posted in the classroom daily.