Keena Ford

Lesson 18


Explain how Keena feels about Linny and why they become friends by identifying and describing key details that show character feelings and relationships.

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Target Task


How does Keena feel about Linny? Why do they become friends?

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Key Questions


  • Does Brian respond the way Keena thought he would? Explain why.
  • What happens when Keena gets to school? What does Linny say and do? Why?
  • Why does Keena decide to "apologize" to Linny? Did she do the right thing? Explain why.
  • Why did Keena say that she "thinks Friday is my lucky day"?

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Common Core Standards

  • RL.2.3 — Describe how characters in a story respond to major events and challenges.

  • RL.2.6 — Acknowledge differences in the points of view of characters, including by speaking in a different voice for each character when reading dialogue aloud.

  • RF.2.4 — Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.