Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.4 - Present claims and findings, sequencing ideas logically and using pertinent descriptions, facts, and details to accentuate main ideas or themes; use appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear pronunciation.

3: Change

Unit 1: Tuck Everlasting
Lesson 8: The Gallows
Final Project: A Debate
Unit 2: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Final Project: Unit Test and Presentation for Change

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 9: Belonging