Common Core Alignment

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.6.9 - Compare and contrast texts in different forms or genres (e.g., stories and poems; historical novels and fantasy stories) in terms of their approaches to similar themes and topics.

1: Environment and Cycles

Unit 3: Short Stories
Lesson 4: Rip Van Winkle

2: Force and Power

Unit 1: Bull Run
Lesson 2: Pink and Say

4: Systems and Interaction

Unit 1: Esperanza Rising
Lesson 10: Together