Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.6 - Compare and contrast a firsthand and secondhand account of the same event or topic; describe the differences in focus and the information provided.

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Ben and Me
Lesson 2: Setting the Record Straight
Lesson 8: Amos's Account
Unit 3: The BFG
Lesson 6: Catching People and Dreams

3: Similarities and Differences

Unit 1: Stories from Africa and Asia
Lesson 13: Precious and Sadako
Lesson 3: The Surprise
Unit 2: Holes
Lesson 8: Sam the Onion Man

4: Exploration and Survival

Unit 2: Pedro's Journal
Lesson 10: February
Unit 3: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH
Lesson 9: The Escape