Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.3.1.a - Come to discussions prepared, having read or studied required material; explicitly draw on that preparation and other information known about the topic to explore ideas under discussion.

1: Environment

Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 5: Turtles
Lesson 8: The End of the Storm
Unit 2: Sarah, Plain and Tall
Lesson 3: The News
Lesson 5: The Arrival

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 2: Point of View
Lesson 6: The Storm
Lesson 7: Visitors
Final Project: Poetry Night

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 10: The Battle
Lesson 11: Writing Project
Lesson 12: A New Beginning
Lesson 2: Mr. Ocax
Lesson 3: The Emergency Meeting
Lesson 4: Standing Before Mr. Ocax
Lesson 5: Poppy and Poppa
Lesson 7: Ereth
Lesson 8: On the Way to New House
Lesson 9: The Truth at Last
Unit 2: Charlotte's Web
Lesson 1: Getting Started
Lesson 2: Charlotte
Lesson 3: Bad News
Lesson 4: Some Pig
Lesson 5: Progress
Lesson 6: The Fair
Lesson 7: The End
Final Project: Charlotte's Web
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Lesson 10: A Home at Last
Lesson 2: The French Man
Lesson 3: A Discovery
Lesson 4: A Day in the City
Lesson 5: Singing
Lesson 6: The Shoe
Lesson 7: Among Friends
Lesson 8: Christmas Eve
Lesson 9: Saying Goodbye
Final Project: Reader's Theater

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 2: Morning in the Rain Forest
Lesson 3: The Tree
Lesson 4: Butterfly Search
Lesson 5: Rain Forest Relationships
Lesson 6: Law of the Jungle
Lesson 7: Helping a Friend
Lesson 8: Persuasive Writing
Lesson 9: A Close Call
Unit 2: The Whipping Boy
Lesson 2: Jemmy and Prince Brat
Lesson 3: The Plot Thickens
Lesson 4: A Note to the King
Lesson 5: Disagreements
Lesson 6: In the Woods
Lesson 7: The Rescue
Lesson 8: Friends
Unit 3: Iggie's House
Lesson 1: The Move
Lesson 10: I Have a Dream
Lesson 11: The End
Lesson 2: Meeting the Neighbors
Lesson 4: A New Dog
Lesson 5: A Visit from Germs
Lesson 8: Moving
Lesson 9: A Letter