Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.3.5 - With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing. (Editing for conventions should demonstrate command of Language standards 1-3 up to and including grade 3 here.)

1: Environment

Unit 2: Sarah, Plain and Tall
Lesson 11: Squall
Lesson 9: Writing
Final Project: Welcome To Kansas
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Lesson 3: Helen's Challenges
Final Project: Scrapbook or Interview

2: Change

Unit 1: Morning Girl
Lesson 5: Let's Write

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 11: Writing Project
Lesson 4: Standing Before Mr. Ocax
Unit 2: Charlotte's Web
Final Project: Charlotte's Web
Unit 3: The Family Under the Bridge
Lesson 2: The French Man
Lesson 8: Christmas Eve
Final Project: Reader's Theater

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 8: Persuasive Writing
Final Project: Field Guide or Documentary
Unit 3: Iggie's House
Lesson 4: A New Dog
Lesson 9: A Letter