Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.6.6 - Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing as well as to interact and collaborate with others; demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills to type a minimum of three pages in a single sitting.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 1: The Wanderer
Lesson 10: Narrative Essay Writing and Voice

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Bull Run
Final Project: Argumentative Essay

3: Change

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