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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 T20 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!

 
 

November/December 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Anchor Standards Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Vocab Lab, p. 2 L.3, L.4 L.3.3, L.3.4 L.4.3, L.4.4 L.5.3, L.5.4 L.6.3, L.6.4
Nonfiction, p. 4 “A Race Against Time” by Lauren Tarshis R.1, R.2, R.3, R.4, R.5, R.6, R.7, R.9, R.10, W.3, W.10, SL.1, SL.2, L.4, L.5, L.6 RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.6, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, W.3.3, W.3.10, SL.3.1, SL.3.2, L.3.4, L.3.5, L.3.6 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.3, RI.4.4, RI.4.5, RI.4.6, RI.4.7, RI.4.10, W.4.3, W.4.10, SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4, L.4.5, L.4.6 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.5, RI.5.6, RI.5.7, RI.5.10, W.5.3, W.5.10, SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4, L.5.5, L.5.6 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3, RI.6.4, RI.6.5, RI.6.6, RI.6.7, RI.6.10, W.6.3, W.6.10, SL.6.1, SL.6.2, L.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Happy Campers” by Jane Bianchi R.1, R.2, R.3, R.4, R.9, R.10, W.2, W.10, SL.1, L.4, L.6 RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.9, RI.3.10, W.3.2, W.3.10, SL.3.1, 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.4.10, SL.4.1, 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.5.10, SL.5.1, 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.6.10, SL.6.1, L.6.4, L.6.6
Play, p. 14 Anansi Brings Stories to the World by Sari Bodi and Karen Trott R.1, R.2, R.3, R.4, R.7, R.9, R.10, W.2 SL.1, SL.2, L.4, L.5, L.6 RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.10, W.3.2 SL.3.1, SL.3.2, L.3.4, L.3.5, L.3.6 RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.10, W.4.2 SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4, L.4.5, L.4.6 RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.4, RL.5.10, W.5.2 SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4, L.5.5, L.5.6 RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.7, RL.6.9, RL.6.10, W.6.2 SL.6.1, SL.6.2, L.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.6
Fiction, p. 20 “Thatagirl!” by Rebecca Behrens R.1, R.3, R.4, R.5, R.6, R.10, W.3, SL.1, L.4, L.5, L.6 RL.3.1, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.6, RL.3.10, W.3.3, SL.3.1, L.3.4, L.3.5, L.3.6 RL.4.1, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.5, RL.4.6, RL.4.10, W.4.3, SL.4.1, L.4.4, L.4.5, L.4.6 RL.5.1, RL.5.3, RL.5.4, RL.5.5, RL.5.6, RL.5.10, W.5.3, SL.5.1, L.5.4, L.5.5, L.5.6 RL.6.1, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.5, RL.6.6, RL.6.10, W.6.3, SL.6.1, L.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.6
Poem, p. 25 “Ten-Cent Haiku” by Calef Brown R.1, R.4, R.5, R.10, SL.1, L.5 RL.3.1, RL.3.4, RL.3.5, RL.3.10, SL.3.1, L.3.5 RL.4.1, RL.4.4, RL.4.5, RL.4.10, SL.4.1, L.4.5 RL.5.1, RL.5.4, RL.5.5, RL.5.10, SL.5.1, L.5.5 RL.6.1, RL.6.4, RL.6.5, RL.6.10, SL.6.1, L.6.5
Writing Rescue, p. 26 L.1, L.2, L.3 L.3.1, L.3.2, L.3.3 L.4.1, L.4.2, L.4.3 L.5.1, L.5.2, L.5.3 L.6.1, L.6.2, L.6.3
Debate, p. 28 “Extreme Sports: Too Risky for Kids?” R.1, R.2, R.6, R.8, W.1, W.4, W.10, SL.1 RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.6, W.3.1, W.3.4, W.3.10, SL.3.1 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.8, W.4.1, W.4.4, W.4.10, SL.4.1 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.8, W.5.1, W.5.4, W.5.10, SL.5.1 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.6, RI.6.8, W.6.1, W.6.4, W.6.10, SL.6.1
Grammar Cop, p. 30 “One Word, 3 Ways” and “Word Nerd” L.1, L.2, L.3 L.3.1, L.3.2, L.3.3 L.4.1, L.4.2, L.4.3 L.5.1, L.5.2, L.5.3 L.6.1, L.6.2, L.6.3
Infographic, p. 32 “Mantis Shrimp: Super Villain?” R.1, R.2, R.7, W.1 RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.7, W.3.1 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.7, W.4.1 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.7, W.5.1 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.7, W.6.1

October 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Grammar Cop, p. 2 L.3.3 L.4.3 L.5.3 L.6.3
Nonfiction, p. 4 “The Beast of Loch Ness” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.8, RI.3.10, W.3.2, W.3.4, W.3.10, 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.4.8, RI.4.10, W.4.2, W.4.4, W.4.10, SL.4.1, L.4.4, L.4.6 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.8, RI.5.10, W.5.2, W.5.4, W.5.10, SL.5.1, L.5.4, L.5.6 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3, RI.6.4, RI.6.5, RI.6.7, RI.3.10, W.6.2, W.6.4, W.6.10, SL.6.1, L.6.4, L.6.6
Poem, p. 9 “Travel” by Edna St. Vincent Millay 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
Paired Texts, p. 10Minecraft Mania!” by Lauren Tarshis 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.3.4, 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.4.4, L.4.6 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.7, RI.5.9, RI.5.10, W.5.2, W.5.4, W.5.10, SL.5.1, 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.6.4, L.6.6
Play, p. 14 The Rocket’s Red Glare by Justin O’Neill RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.7, RL.3.10, W.3.3, SL.3.1, SL.3.2, L.3.4, L.3.5, L.3.6 RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.7, RL.4.10, W.4.3, SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4, L.4.5, L.4.6 RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.4, RL.5.7, RL.5.10, W.5.3, SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4, L.5.5, L.5.6 RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.7, RL.6.9, RL.6.10, W.6.3, SL.6.1, SL.6.2, L.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.6
Fiction, p. 20 “Like Magic” by Lauren Magaziner RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.3, RL.3.4, RL.3.6, RL.3.10, W.3.2, SL3.1, L.3.5 RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.3, RL.4.4, RL.4.10, W.4.2, SL4.1, L.4.5 RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.3, RL.5.4, RL.5.6, RL.5.10, W.5.2, SL5.1, L.5.5 RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.3, RL.6.4, RL.6.6, RL.6.10, W.6.2, SL6.1, L.6.5
Writing Rescue, p. 26 L.3.1, L.3.2, L.3.3 L.4.1, L.4.2, L.4.3 L.5.1, L.5.2, L.5.3 L.6.1, L.6.2, L.6.3
Debate, p. 28 “Is Cursive Writing Still Important?” RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.6, RI.3.8, W.3.1, W.3.4, W.3.5, W.3.10, SL.3.1 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.8, W.4.1, W.4.4, W.4.5, W.4.10, SL.4.1 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.8, W.5.1, W.5.4, W.5.5, W.5.10, SL.5.1 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.8, W.6.1, W.6.4, W.6.5, W.6.10, SL.6.1
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 “Wouldn’t It Be Great to Have a Tail?” RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.7, W.3.1, W.3.7 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.7, W.4.1, W.4.7 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, W.5.1, W.5.7 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.7, W.6.1, W.6.7

September 2014 Issue

Common Core State Standards for ELA

Storyworks Feature Grade 3 Grade 4 Grade 5 Grade 6
Grammar Cop, p. 2 L.3.2.a L.4.2.a L.5.2 L.6.2
Nonfiction, p. 4 “The Volcano That Changed the World” by Lauren Tarshis RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.3, RI.3.4, RI.3.5, RI.3.7, RI.3.10, W.3.2, W.3.7, SL.3.1, SL.3.2, 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.4.7, SL.4.1, SL.4.2, L.4.4, L.4.6 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.3, RI.5.4, RI.5.5, RI.5.7, RI.5.10, W.5.2, W.5.7, SL.5.1, SL.5.2, L.5.4, L.5.6 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3, RI.6.4, RI.6.5, RI.6.7, RI.6.10, W.6.2, W.6.7, SL.6.1, SL.6.2, L.6.4, L.6.6
Paired Texts, p. 10 “Talen’s Got Talent” by Jane Bianchi RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.9, W.3.2, W.3.4, W.3.10, SL.3.1, L.3.4, L.3.6 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.9, W.4.2, W.4.4, W.4.10, SL.4.1, L.4.4, L.4.6 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.9, W.5.2, W.5.4, W.5.10, SL.5.1, L.5.4, L.5.6 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, W.6.2, W.6.4, W.6.10, SL.6.1, L.6.4, L.6.6
Fiction, p. 15 “Silverman City” by Jenny Nimmo RL.3.1, RL.3.3, W.3.2, SL3.1, L.3.5 RL.4.1, RL.4.3, W.4.2, SL.4.1, L.4.5 RL.5.1, W.5.2, SL.5.1, L.5.5 RL.6.1, RL.6.3, W.6.2, SL.6.1, L.6.5
Poem, p. 21 “A Punctuation Story” by Rebecca Kai Dotlich RL.3.1, RL.3.4, RL.3.6, SL.3.1, L.3.5 RL.4.1, RL.4.4, SL.4.1, L.4.5 RL.5.1, RL.5.4, RL.5.6, SL.5.1, L.5.5 RL.6.1, RL.6.4, RL.6.6, SL.6.1, L.6.5
Play, p. 22 Pandora’s Box by Jennifer Dignan RL.3.1, RL.3.2, RL.3.5, L.3.4, L.3.5, L.3.6 RL.4.1, RL.4.2, RL.4.5, L.4.4, L.4.5, L.4.6 RL.5.1, RL.5.2, RL.5.5, SL.5.6, L.5.4, L.5.5, L.5.6 RL.6.1, RL.6.2, RL.6.5, SL.6.6, L.6.4, L.6.5, L.6.6
Debate, p. 28 “Should Parents Help Kids With Homework?” RI.3.1, RI.3.2, RI.3.6, RI.3.8, W.3.1, W.3.4, W.3.5, SL.3.1 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, RI.4.8, W.4.1, W.4.4, W.4.5, SL.4.1 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, RI.5.8, W.5.1, W.5.4, W.5.5, SL.5.1 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.8, W.6.1, W.6.4, W.6.5, SL.6.1
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 Very Own Pet Rat!” RI.3.1, RI.3.2, W.3.1, W.3.4 RI.4.1, RI.4.2, W.4.1, W.4.4 RI.5.1, RI.5.2, W.5.1, W.5.4 RI.6.1, RI.6.2, W.6.1, W.6.4
 
 
 
 

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