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Stories of Excellence & L.I.F.E. Framework Information

This document includes the following:
1. Stories of Excellence Overview
2. Features of Stories of Excellence
3. Answer Key for After Reading Questions
3. L.I.F.E. Framework Standards Alignment

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L.I.F.E. Response Sheet – Interesting and Important

Make connections to your life by identifying interesting and important details.

Identify key details; Determining Importance: (RI 3.2, RI 4.2, RI 5.2.)

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L.I.F.E. Response Sheet- Traits

Gain insight from the lives of others by identifying character traits.

Summarizing: (RI 3.2, RI 4.2, RI 5.2)
Related to (RL 3.3, 3.4, 3. 5)

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L.I.F.E. Response Sheet: Social Media Post

Engage with others by sharing what you learned about the Stories of Excellence figure from their perspective.

Consider different perspectives (RI 3.6, RI 4.6, RI 5.6)
Writing routinely (W 3.10, W 4.10, W 5.10)
Share information in diverse media and formats (SL3.2, SL 4.2, SL, 5.2)

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