Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.4.5 - Explain major differences between poems, drama, and prose, and refer to the structural elements of poems (e.g., verse, rhythm, meter) and drama (e.g., casts of characters, settings, descriptions, dialogue, stage directions) when writing or speaking about a text.

1: Interdependence

Unit 3: Native American Animal Stories
Lesson 1: Myths, Legends, and Folktales

3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia
Lesson 12: Racing the Wind
Unit 2: Holes
Lesson 6: Sunflower Seeds