Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.4.4 - Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 4 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.

1: Interdependence

Unit 1: Little House in the Big Woods
Lesson 11: Finishing the Book
Lesson 2: Little House in the Big Woods
Unit 2: The Sign of the Beaver
Lesson 1: Background Information
Lesson 2: Alone

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Ben and Me
Lesson 6: War
Unit 2: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Lesson 1: The Professor's House
Unit 3: The BFG
Lesson 1: In the Middle of the Night

3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia
Lesson 8: Peace Day
Unit 2: Holes
Lesson 10: The Mary Lou
Lesson 12: Treasure and Lizards

4: Exploration and Survival

Unit 1: Abel's Island
Lesson 7: Threats
Unit 2: Pedro's Journal
Lesson 3: September
Unit 3: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Lesson 1: Sickness
Lesson 3: A Visit to an Owl