CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.6 - Explain how an author develops the point of view of the narrator or speaker in a text.
Authors: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers
Title: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.6 Explain How An Author Develops The Point Of View... Reading:Literature - 6th Grade English Language Arts Common Core State Standards
Publisher: National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Council of Chief State School Officers, Washington D.C.
Copyright Date: 2010
(Page last edited 10/08/2017)
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