Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.8.9.b - Apply grade 8 Reading standards to literary nonfiction (e.g., “Delineate and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, assessing whether the reasoning is sound and the evidence is relevant and sufficient; recognize when irrelevant evidence is introduced”).

1: Semester 1

Unit 1: Abigail Adams
Lesson 1: Getting to Know Abigail Adams
Lesson 10: Presidential Politics
Lesson 2: John and Abigail Adams
Lesson 4: Continental Congress
Lesson 6: Separation
Lesson 8: Genre
Lesson 9: The Vice Presidency