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Storyworks offers a rich variety of texts and activities that support your need to meet the Common Core State Standards. On page T12 of your printed Teacher’s Guide, and with each lesson plan, you’ll find a list of the ELA Anchor Standards supported by each feature. But we know that many of you are looking for CCSS alignments for the specific grade that you teach. You’ll find them here!

 
 

April/May 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “The Girl Who Discovered the Dinosaurs” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.7; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; SL.3.1; SL.3.2; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.7; RI.4.9b; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; SL.4.1; SL.4.2; L.4.1; L.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.7; RI.5.9b; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; SL.5.1; SL.5.2; L.5.1; L.5.2; L.5.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.7; RI.6.9b; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; SL.6.1; SL.6.2; L.6.1; L.6.2; L.6.4; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Kevin & Daisy” by Jane Bianchi RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.1; L.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.1; L.5.2; L.5.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.1; L.6.2; L.6.4; L.6.6
Fiction, p. 14 “Frog Advisory” by Patrick Jennings RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.10; W.4.2; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.10; W.5.2; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.10; W.6.2; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Poem, p. 19 “Invitation to Lost Things” by Joyce Sidman RL.3.1; RL.3.6; RL.3.10; W.3.3; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.10; W.4.3; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.6; RL.5.10; W.5.3; SL.6.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.6; RL.6.10; W.6.3; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Play, p. 20 The Tortoise and the Hare and “The Secret of Success?” RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.10; RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.10; RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9; W.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.10; RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.7; R.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9; W.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.10; RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.7; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9; W.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.6
Debate, p. 26 “Plastic Bags: Convenient or Cruel?” RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; W.3.10; SL.3.1 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.9b; W.4.10; SL.4.1 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.9b; W.5.10; SL.5.1 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.9b; W.6.10; SL.6.1
Writing Rescue, p. 28 “When Killer Mice Attack” W.3.5; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.3 L.4.1; L.4.2 L.5.1; L.5.2 L.6.1; L.6.2
Vocab Lab, p. 30 “One Word, 3 Ways” and “Word Nerd” L.3.3; L.3.4 L.4.3; L.4.4 L.5.3; L.5.4 L.6.3; L.6.4
Infographic, p. 32 “Your Own Pet Monster: A Venus Flytrap” RI.3.1; RI.3.5; RI.3.7; W.3.2 RI.4.1; RI.4.7; W.4.2 RI.5.1; RI.5.7; W.5.2 RI.6.1; RI.6.7; W.6.2

February/March 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “Saving the Great White Monster” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; RI.3.6; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.6; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.1; L.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.6; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.1; L.5.2; L.4.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.6; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.1; L.6.2; L.6.4; L.6.6
Fiction, p. 10 “The Mystery of the Snake Egg” by Lauren Tarshis RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.7; SL.3.1; SL.3.4; L.3.4; L.3.5; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.7; SL.4.1; SL.4.4; L.4.4; L.4.5; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.7; SL.5.1; SL.5.4; L.5.4; L.5.5; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.9; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.7; SL.6.1; SL.6.4; L.6.4; L.6.5; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 16 “Welcome to the Future” by Matthew Hutson/”What is yet to be is but a guess . . .” by Rebecca Kai Dotlich RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.3; W.3.4; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.3; W.4.4; W.4.9; W.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.1; L.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.3; W.5.4; W.5.9; W.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.1; L.5.2; L.5.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.3; W.6.4; W.6.9; W.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.1; L.6.2; L.6.4; L.6.6
Play, p. 20 “I Would Rather Die” by Spencer Kayden RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9; W.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.1; L.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9; W.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.1; L.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6
Grammar Cop, p. 25 L.3.1; L.3.2 L.4.1; L.4.2 L.5.1; L.5.2 L.6.1; L.6.2
Debate, p. 26 “Should America Get Rid of the Penny?” by Justin O’Neill RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; W.3.10; SL.3.1 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.9b; W.4.10; SL.4.1 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.9b; W.5.10; SL.5.1 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.9b; W.6.10; SL.6.1
Writing Rescue, p. 28 “Did Aliens Make These Statues?” L.3.1; L.3.2 L.4.1; L.4.2 L.5.1; L.5.2 L.6.1; L.6.2
Vocab Lab, p. 30 “One Word, 3 Ways” and “Word Nerd” L.3.3; L.3.4 L.4.3; L.4.4 L.5.3; L.5.4 L.6.3; L.6.4
Infographic, p. 32 “Gold Medal Bowling!” RI.3.5; RI.3.7; W.3.1 RI.4.5; RI.4.7; W.4.1 RI.5.5; RI.5.7; W.5.1 RI.6.5; RI.6.7; W.6.1

January 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “The Boston Molasses Flood of 1919” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.3; W.3.4; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.5; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.3; W.4.4; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.5; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.3; W.5.4; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.5; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.3; W.6.4; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.5; L.6.6
Play, p. 9 Yeh Shen, a Chinese Cinderella Story By Sari Bodi and Karen Trott RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.4; RL.3.5; RL.3.9; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.7; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; R.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.4; RL.4.5; RL.4.9; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.7; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.4; RL.5.5; RL.5.9; RL.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.7; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.4; RL.6.5; RL.6.9; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.7; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 14 “I Was Homeless” by Kristin Lewis RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.7; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; SL.3.1; SL.3.2; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.7; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; SL.4.1; SL.4.2; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.7; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; SL.5.1; SL.5.2; L.5.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.7; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; SL.6.1; SL.6.2; L.6.4; L.6.6
Debate, p. 18 “Is the Bulldog Doomed?” RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; SL.3.1; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.9b; SL.4.1; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.9b; SL.5.1; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.9b; SL.6.1; L.6.6
Fiction, p. 20 “Ovatniah” by Roland Smith RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.5; RL.3.9; RL.3.10; W.3.3; W.3.4; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.5; RL.4.9; RL.4.10; W.4.3; W.4.4; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.5; RL.5.9; RL.5.10; W.5.3; W.5.4; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.5; RL.6.9; RL.6.10; W.6.3; W.6.4; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Writing Rescue, p. 26 “The Rainbow Loom” L.3.1; L.3.2 L.4.1; L.4.2 L.5.1; L.5.2 L.6.1; L.6.2
Grammar Cop, p. 28 “Star News!” L.3.1; L.3.2 L.4.1; L.4.2 L.5.1; L.5.2 L.6.1; L.6.2
Poetry, p. 29 “Invention” by Billy Collins RL.3.1; RL.3.4; RL.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.5 RL.4.1; RL.4.4; RL.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.5 RL.5.1; RL.5.4; RL.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.5 RL.6.1; RL.6.4; RL.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.5
Vocab Lab, p. 30 “One Word, 3 Ways” and “Word Nerd” L.3.3; L.3.4 L.4.3; L.4.4 L.5.3; L.5.4 L.6.3; L.6.4
Infographic, p. 32 “Avocado Bubble Gum?” RI.3.5; RI.3.7; W.3.1 RI.4.5; RI.4.7; W.4.1; W.4.9b RI.5.5; RI.5.7; W.5.1; W.5.9b RI.6.5; RI.6.7; W.6.1;

November/December 2013 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “The Orphan Train” by Kim Hill RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.5; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.5; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.5; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.5; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Sit, Stay, Save My Life!” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.4; RI.3.5; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.7; W.3.8; SL.3.1; L.3.4 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.4; RI.4.5; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.7; W.4.8; SL.4.1; L.4.4 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.4; RI.5.5; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.7; W.5.8; SL.5.1; L.5.4 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.4; RI.6.5; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.7; W.6.8; SL.6.1; L.6.4
Fiction, p. 14 “The Popsicle-Stick Bridge” by Marlane Kennedy RL.3.1; RL.3.3; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; SL.3.1 RL.4.1; RL.4.3; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9; SL.4.1 RL.5.1; RL.5.3; R.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9; SL.5.1 RL.6.1; RL.6.3; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9; SL.6.1
Play, p. 20 How Coyote Stole Fire adapted by Spencer Kayden and “The Discovery of Fire” by Justin O’Neill RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.9; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; R.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.9; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.9; RL.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.9; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Poetry, p. 26 “Zipper-Up Zack” by J. Patrick Lewis RL.3.1; RL.3.10; SL.3.1 RL.4.1; RL.4.10; SL.4.1 RL.4.1; RL.4.10; SL.4.1 RL.5.1; RL.5.10; SL.5.1 RL.6.1; RL.6.10; SL.6.1
Grammar Cop, p. 27 “Way Far Out” L.3.2 L.4.2 L.5.2 L.6.2
Debate, p. 28 “Should Trampolines Be Banned?” RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; SL.3.1 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.8; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.9b; SL.4.1 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.8; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.9b; SL.5.1 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.8; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.9b; SL.6.1
Infographic, p. 32 “The Perfect Meal?” RI.3.5; RI.3.7; W.3.1 RI.4.5; RI.4.7; W.4.1; W.4.9 RI.5.5; RI.5.7; W.5.1; W.5.9 RI.6.5; RI.6.7; W.6.1; W.6.9

October 2013 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “Into the Dark Water” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.3; W.3.4; W.3.9b; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.5; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.3; W.4.4; W.4.9b; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.5; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.3; W.5.4; W.5.9b; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.5; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.3; W.6.4; W.6.9b; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.5; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Are These Chips Too Delicious?” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9b; SL.3.1; L.3.4 RI.4.1; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9b; SL.4.1; L.4.4 RI.5.1; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9b; SL.5.1; L.5.4 RI.6.1; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.9; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9b; SL.6.1; L.6.4
Fiction, p. 14 “Following Boo” by Bobbie Pyron RL.3.1; RL.3.3; RL.3.4; RL.3.9; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9a; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.3; RL.4.4; RL.4.9; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9a; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.3; RL.5.4; R.5.9; R.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9a; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.3; RL.6.4; RL.6.9; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9a; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Play, p. 20 The Ugly Duckling by Sari Bodi and Karen Trott RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.4; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9a; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; R.4.2; RL.4.4; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9a; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.4; RL.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9a; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.4; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9a; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Grammar Cop, p. 26 “Petopolis” L.3.2 L.4.2 L.5.2 L.6.2
Poetry, p. 27 “Theme in Yellow” by Carl Sandburg RL.3.1; RL.3.6; RL.3.10; SL.3.1 RL.4.1; RL.4.10; SL.4.1 RL.5.1; RL.5.6; RL.5.10; SL.5.1 RL.6.1; RL.6.6; RL.6.10; SL.6.1
Debate, p. 28 “Should Kids Be on Reality TV?” RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.10; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; W.3.9b RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.8; RI.4.10; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.9b RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.8; RI.5.10; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.9b RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.8; RI.6.10; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.9b
Infographic, p. 32 “Your Next Best Friend: A Robot?” RI.3.7; W.3.1; W.3.9b R.4.7; W.4.1; W.4.9b W.5.1; W.5.9b R.6.7; W.6.1; W.6.9b

September 2013 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Nonfiction, p. 4 “Attack from Outer Space” by Justin O’Neill RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.5; RI.3.7; RI.3.10; W.3.2; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.5; RI.4.7; RI.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.9b; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.9b; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.9b; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Surviving Hurricane Sandy” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; RI.3.4; RI.3.5; RI.3.7; RI.3.9; RI.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.4 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.4; RI.4.5; RI.4.7; RI.4.9; RI.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.4 RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; RI.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.4 RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.4; RI.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.4
Fiction, p. 14 “Girl Can’t Dance” by Lisa Yee RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.4; RL.3.10; RI.3.1; RI.3.4; RI.3.9; W.3.2; W.3.4; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.4; RL.4.10; RI.4.1; RI.4.4; RI.4.9; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9a; W.4.9b; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.4; RL.5.10; RI.5.1; RI.5.4; RI.5.9; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9a; W.5.9b; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.4; RL.6.10; RI.6.1; RI.6.4; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9a; W.6.9b; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Play, p. 20 The Mighty Hercules by Sari Bodi and Karen Trott RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.3; RL.3.4; RL.3.10; W.3.2; W.3.4; W.3.9a; SL.3.1; L.3.4; L.3.6 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.3; RL.4.4; RL.4.10; W.4.2; W.4.4; W.4.9a; SL.4.1; L.4.4; L.4.6 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.3; RL.5.4; RL.5.10; W.5.2; W.5.4; W.5.9a; SL.5.1; L.5.4; L.5.6 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.3; RL.6.4; RL.6.10; W.6.2; W.6.4; W.6.9a; SL.6.1; L.6.4; L.6.6
Poetry, p. 26 “A True and Delicious” Tale by Rebecca Kai Dotlick RL.3.1; RL.3.2; RL.3.4; RL.3.10; SL.3.1; L.3.5 RL.4.1; RL.4.2; RL.4.4; RL.4.10; SL.4.1; L.4.5 RL.5.1; RL.5.2; RL.5.4; RL.5.10; SL.5.1; L.5.5 RL.6.1; RL.6.2; RL.6.4; RL.6.10; SL.6.1; L.6.5
Grammar Cop, p. 27 “Homework Helper” (it’s vs. its) L.3.1 L.4.1 L.5.1 L.6.1
Activity, p. 28 Debate: “Should Every Kid Get a Trophy?” RI.3.1; RI.3.2; RI.3.3; W.3.1; W.3.4; W.3.5; W.3.8 RI.4.1; RI.4.2; RI.4.3; RI.4.8; W.4.1; W.4.4; W.4.5; W.4.8; W.4.9b RI.5.1; RI.5.2; RI.5.3; RI.5.8; W.5.1; W.5.4; W.5.5; W.5.8; W.5.9b RI.6.1; RI.6.2; RI.6.3; RI.6.8; W.6.1; W.6.4; W.6.5; W.6.8
Infographic, p. 32 “Are Pigs the Perfect Pet?” RI.3.7; W.3.1; W.3.4; L.3.1; L.3.2 RI.4.7; W.4.1; W.4.4; L.4.1; L.4.2 W.5.1; W.5.4; L.5.1; L.5.2 RI.6.7; W.6.1; W.6.4; L.6.1; L.6.2

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