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Common Core ELA - Informational Text Grades 9-10: Standards

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Let us help you create your Common Core English language arts curriculum for 9th and 10th graders with this informative course. Use these video lessons and quizzes to meet educational standards while teaching your students about informational texts, figurative language, reading comprehension and more.
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11 chapters in Common Core ELA - Informational Text Grades 9-10: Standards

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Ch 1. Informational Text for Common Core ELA - Informational Text 9-10 {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[44322].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Is Nonfiction? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28692].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Informational Writing: Types & Samples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18125].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18125].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Non-Fiction as Literary Form: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17216].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17216].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Fact vs. Persuasion vs. Informed Opinion in Nonfiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Literary Nonfiction: Essays, Diaries, Letters, & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28694].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28694].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Literary Nonfiction: Biographies & Autobiographies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Informational Text: Editorials, Articles, Speeches & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Business Documents: Policies, Procedure Manuals & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Organizing and Categorizing Ideas, Concepts and Information Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Determine the Cause and Effect of an Event in a Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Determine the Text Structure of a Passage Using Transitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28821].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Structure in Writing and How Does it Affect Meaning? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4678].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Determining the Sequence of Events or Steps in a Reading Selection Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31585].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31585].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Analyzing Sequence of Events in an Informational Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Analyze Graphic Information Inside a Text Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31238].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How to Recognize and Use Oxymorons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Interpreting Figures of Speech in Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22072].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22072].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Characteristics of Technical Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25940].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25940].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Technical Communication: Definition & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25939].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25939].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Parts of An Argument: Claims, Counterclaims, Reasons, and Evidence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14636].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Analyze an Argument's Effectiveness & Validity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Assessing the Reliability and Validity of Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Evaluate Reasoning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1332].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How to Analyze Two Texts with Opposing Arguments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31237].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What are Logical Fallacies? - Define, Identify and Avoid Them Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Logical Fallacies: Appeals to Ignorance, Emotion or Popularity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Logical Fallacies: Hasty Generalization, Circular Reasoning, False Cause & Limited Choice Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Either/Or Fallacy: Examples & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10057].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10057].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Logical Appeal: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5961].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5961].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Causal and Analogical Reasoning: Impact on Public Speaking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19002].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19002].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Evaluate the Reasoning in a Statement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Gettysburg Address: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4399].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4399].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Declaration of Independence: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27867].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - British Reply to the Declaration: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27868].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27868].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Articles of Confederation: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Constitution of the United States: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27870].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Bill of Rights: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27871].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Federalist Papers: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27872].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27872].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Treaty of Paris: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Emancipation Proclamation: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27874].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27874].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Letter from Birmingham Jail: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15330].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15330].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Lincoln's First Inaugural Address: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17354].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17354].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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