Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.3.10 - By the end of the year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, at the high end of the grades 2-3 text complexity band independently and proficiently.

1: Environment

Unit 1: Amazing Weather
Lesson 1: Whatever the Weather
Lesson 2: Heat and Temperature
Lesson 3: The Wind
Lesson 4: Precipitation
Lesson 5: Wild Weather
Lesson 7: Reason for the Season
Unit 1: Tornado
Lesson 1: Weather on the Farm
Unit 2: Sarah, Plain and Tall
Lesson 1: Getting Started
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Lesson 1: Helen's Early Years
Lesson 4: Inventors

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 1: Background Information

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Life Cycles
Lesson 2: What Is A Life Cycle?
Lesson 4: Insect Life Cycles
Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 1: Preparing for Poppy
Unit 2: The Water Cycle
Lesson 3: The Water Cycle
Lesson 4: Water Cycle Processes
Unit 3: Economic Cycles
Lesson 3: If You Made A Million
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Lesson 1: Pre-Reading

4: Relationships

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