Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6.4.d - Verify the preliminary determination of the meaning of a word or phrase (e.g., by checking the inferred meaning in context or in a dictionary).

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 1: The Wanderer
Lesson 2: Preparations
Lesson 4: Grand Manan
Lesson 6: Marine Life
Lesson 7: The Storm
Unit 2: The People of Sparks
Lesson 1: The City of Ember
Lesson 2: Sparks
Lesson 8: Unfairness
Unit 3: Short Stories
Lesson 4: Rip Van Winkle
Lesson 5: Zlateh the Goat
Lesson 6: Women in Short Stories

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Bull Run
Final Project: Argumentative Essay
Unit 3: Number the Stars
Lesson 1: Background on Denmark and World War II

3: Change

Unit 1: Tuck Everlasting
Lesson 1: Getting Ready
Lesson 7: Fishing
Lesson 9: The Plan
Unit 2: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Lesson 1: School's In
Lesson 4: T.J.
Lesson 7: Christmas
Unit 3: The Giver
Lesson 1: The Community
Lesson 5: Memories

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 6: Papa's Roses
Unit 2: The Tree That Time Built
Lesson 1: Fields
Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 1: The Andes Mountains