Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.8.6 - Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.

1: Semester 1

Unit 1: Abigail Adams
Lesson 1: Getting to Know Abigail Adams
Lesson 10: Presidential Politics
Lesson 4: Continental Congress
Lesson 6: Separation
Unit 3: Einstein Adds a New Dimension
Lesson 7: Relativity

2: Semester 2

Unit 1: The House of the Scorpion
Lesson 2: Revising and Editing
Unit 2: Watership Down
Lesson 1: Preparing to Read