Unit 5:

Challenging Truths/Coming-of-Age

What are some changes that individuals experience when they traverse the line between childhood and adulthood?

Enduring Understandings of Unit Plan:

  • To “come of age” refers to the transition individuals experience when they mature from childhood to adulthood. 
  • As we “come of age,” we begin to challenge our beliefs and realize that our world is complex. 
  • Protagonists in “coming of age” texts experience a turning point where they lose their innocence of childhood and are forever changed. 

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