Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6.5 - Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 1: The Wanderer
Lesson 7: The Storm

3: Change

Unit 1: Tuck Everlasting
Lesson 2: The Wood
Lesson 3: Winnie
Lesson 7: Fishing
Unit 3: The Giver
Lesson 6: Color
Lesson 7: Pain

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 10: Together
Unit 2: The Tree That Time Built
Lesson 1: Fields
Lesson 2: The Sea
Lesson 5: Amphibians and Reptiles
Lesson 7: Birds
Lesson 8: Mammals
Lesson 9: Preservation
Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 3: People Below
Lesson 5: New Sights
Lesson 8: The City