Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6-8.4 - Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including vocabulary specific to domains related to history/social studies.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 1: The Wanderer
Lesson 2: Preparations
Lesson 6: Marine Life
Unit 3: Short Stories
Lesson 3: The Dog of Pompeii

2: Force and Power

Unit 3: Number the Stars
Lesson 1: Background on Denmark and World War II
Lesson 9: A Magazine Article

3: Change

Unit 2: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Lesson 1: School's In
Lesson 7: Christmas
Final Project: Unit Test and Presentation for Change

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 1: Tragedy in Mexico
Lesson 6: Papa's Roses
Unit 2: The Tree That Time Built
Lesson 3: Prehistoric
Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 1: The Andes Mountains