Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.6.4 - Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings.

2: Force and Power

Unit 3: Number the Stars
Lesson 1: Background on Denmark and World War II

3: Change

Unit 2: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Lesson 1: School's In

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 1: Tragedy in Mexico