Ohio Department of Education Academic Standards & Support Material for Coal Black Horse

Reading Coal Black Horse will address benchmarks for the following standards for grades 10-12:

English/Language Arts Standards

  • Reading Process: Concepts of Print, Comprehension Strategies and Self-Monitoring Strategies Standard (all indicators)
  • Reading Applications: Literary Text Standard (all indicators)
  • Acquisition of vocabulary (all indicators)

Social Study Standard

  • History; Benchmark G: Analyze the causes and consequences of the American Civil War.

May also include assignments that address benchmarks from the following standards:

  • Writing Processes
  • Writing Applications
  • Writing Conventions

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