Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.6.2 - Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 1: The Wanderer
Lesson 10: Narrative Essay Writing and Voice
Unit 3: Short Stories
Lesson 6: Women in Short Stories

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Bull Run
Final Project: Argumentative Essay
Unit 3: Number the Stars
Lesson 2: Soldiers on Every Corner
Lesson 3: The Button Shop
Lesson 5: In the Country
Lesson 6: Aunt Birte is Dead

3: Change

Unit 2: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Lesson 8: Taking a Stand
Lesson 9: Papa's Accident
Unit 3: The Giver
Lesson 10: The Plan
Lesson 8: Love

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 10: Together
Lesson 2: Escape
Unit 2: The Tree That Time Built
Lesson 1: Fields
Lesson 4: Plants
Lesson 5: Amphibians and Reptiles
Lesson 6: Insects
Lesson 7: Birds
Lesson 8: Mammals
Lesson 9: Preservation
Final Project: Poetry Lapbook
Unit 3: Secret of the Andes
Lesson 10: Painting Sentences