Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5 - Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.

1: Interdependence

Unit 2: The Sign of the Beaver
Lesson 13: The Return
Lesson 8: The Bear
Unit 3: Native American Animal Stories
Lesson 2: People and Animal Stories
Lesson 3: The Natural World

2: Force and Power

Unit 2: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Lesson 2: Edmund Discovers Narnia
Lesson 9: Back to Life
Unit 3: The BFG
Lesson 9: The Palace

3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia
Lesson 4: A Missing Cow
Unit 2: Holes
Lesson 10: The Mary Lou
Lesson 12: Treasure and Lizards
Lesson 9: Driving a Truck

4: Exploration and Survival

Unit 1: Abel's Island
Lesson 5: Perseverance
Lesson 9: The Newcomer
Unit 3: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Lesson 13: A New Home