Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.5.a - Distinguish the literal and nonliteral meanings of words and phrases in context (e.g., take steps).

1: Environment

Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 6: The Best Pet Award
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Lesson 8: All Grown Up

4: Relationships

Unit 2: The Whipping Boy
Lesson 3: The Plot Thickens
Lesson 4: A Note to the King
Lesson 5: Disagreements
Final Project: A Monologue