Analyze how two or more authors writing about the same topic shape their presentations of key information by emphasizing different evidence or advancing different interpretations of facts. (Standard #: LAFS.7.RI.3.9)

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Food For Thought: Analyzing Authors' Approaches

Discover how different authors can approach the same topic in very different ways. You will learn how to analyze an author's approach based on the central idea of the text and the evidence used as support. To learn these skills, this interactive tutorial uses several passages that describe how insects have become a common food in certain parts of the world.

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Subject Area(s): English Language Arts

Grade Level(s): 7

Primary Resource Type: Original Tutorial