Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.3.1 - Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 3 topics and texts, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.

1: Environment

Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 3: The Tornado
Lesson 4: A Card Trick
Lesson 7: Conflict

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 2: Point of View
Lesson 6: The Storm

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 3: The Emergency Meeting
Lesson 4: Standing Before Mr. Ocax
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Lesson 10: A Home at Last
Lesson 7: Among Friends

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 3: The Tree