Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.3.1 - Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.

1: Environment

Unit 2: Sarah, Plain and Tall
Lesson 9: Writing
Unit 3: Who Was Helen Keller?
Final Project: Scrapbook or Interview

2: Change

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

3: Cycles

Unit 1: Poppy
Lesson 10: The Battle
Unit 2: Charlotte's Web
Final Project: Charlotte's Web

4: Relationships

Unit 1: One Day in the Tropical Rain Forest
Lesson 8: Persuasive Writing
Final Project: Field Guide or Documentary
Unit 2: The Whipping Boy
Final Project: A Monologue
Unit 3: Iggie's House
Lesson 9: A Letter