Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.1 - Ask and answer questions to demonstrate understanding of a text, referring explicitly to the text as the basis for the answers.

1: Environment

Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 1: Weather on the Farm
Lesson 2: The Storm
Lesson 3: The Tornado
Lesson 4: A Card Trick
Lesson 5: Turtles
Lesson 6: The Best Pet Award
Lesson 7: Conflict
Unit 2: Sarah, Plain and Tall
Lesson 1: Getting Started
Lesson 10: Neighbors
Lesson 11: Squall
Lesson 12: The End of the Storm
Lesson 3: The News
Lesson 4: The Letters
Lesson 5: The Arrival
Lesson 6: Life on the Prairie
Lesson 7: The Dune
Lesson 8: Work and Play
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Lesson 1: Helen's Early Years
Lesson 4: Inventors

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 1: Background Information

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 1: Preparing for Poppy
Lesson 7: Ereth
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Lesson 1: Pre-Reading

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 1: The Rain Forests