Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.4.a - Use context (e.g., definitions, examples, or restatements in text) as a clue to the meaning of a word or phrase.

1: Interdependence

Unit 1: Little House in the Big Woods
Lesson 2: Little House in the Big Woods
Lesson 7: The Sugar Snow
Unit 2: The Sign of the Beaver
Lesson 2: Alone
Lesson 7: Real Life Learning

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Ben and Me
Lesson 10: Back Home
Lesson 6: War
Unit 2: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Lesson 1: The Professor's House
Unit 3: The BFG
Lesson 1: In the Middle of the Night
Lesson 6: Catching People and Dreams
Lesson 8: A Dreamy Plan

3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia
Lesson 8: Peace Day

4: Exploration and Survival

Unit 2: Pedro's Journal
Lesson 3: September
Unit 3: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Lesson 3: A Visit to an Owl