Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.6 - Adapt speech to a variety of contexts and tasks, demonstrating command of formal English when indicated or appropriate.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 2: The People of Sparks
Lesson 5: Roamers
Lesson 7: Tomatoes

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Bull Run
Lesson 2: Pink and Say

3: Change

Unit 1: Tuck Everlasting
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 1: Esperanza Rising
Final Project: A Dramatization
Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 7: The Temple
Lesson 9: Belonging