Analyzing the Beginning of The Red Umbrella – Part One: How Setting Influences Events

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Subject(s): English Language Arts, English Language Arts (B.E.S.T. - Effective starting 2021-2022)
Grade Level(s): 7
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 1 Hour(s)
Keywords: English, Language Arts, English Language Arts, The Red Umbrella, Christina Diaz Gonzalez, historical fiction, Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, Operation Pedro Pan, events in a story, how setting influences events, setting of a story, Cuba, interactive , tutorial, e learning, e-learning, story elements, literary elements, literature
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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