Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.3 - Describe the relationship between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text, using language that pertains to time, sequence, and cause/effect.

1: Environment

Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 2: The Storm
Lesson 8: The End of the Storm
Lesson 9: Plot
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Lesson 5: Annie

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 4: The Rock
Unit 3: People Change the World
Lesson 3: Inventions and New Discoveries
Lesson 4: Injustice

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 9: The Truth at Last
Unit 2: The Water Cycle
Lesson 3: The Water Cycle
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Final Project: Reader's Theater

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 5: Rain Forest Relationships
Lesson 7: Helping a Friend
Unit 2: The Whipping Boy
Lesson 1: Medieval Times