LAFS.7.RI.3.7: Compare and contrast a text to an audio, video, or multimedia version of the text, analyzing each medium’s portrayal of the subject (e.g., how the delivery of a speech affects the impact of the words).

SS.7.C.2.13: Examine multiple perspectives on public and current issues.

Activity 1. Informal observation determine student levels.
Students view teacher-created video introducing comparing and contrasting using video clip.

Activity 2. Students will complete Venn Diagrams comparing character analysis from the text and the video clip.

Activity 3. Students will read an excerpt from a novel and watch that particular scene from the movie. Choose something from your personal life and compare and contrast it with the character in the novel.