Common Core Aligned Resources for RL.4.7
Make connections between the text of a story or drama and a visual or oral presentation of the text, identifying where each version reflects specific descriptions and directions in the text.
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Text-to-Self and Text-to-World Connections in Reading
2nd - 4th CCSS: Designed
Help your class make text-to-self connections by associating real-life events with the events in the story "Dancing with the Indians" by Angela Shelf Medearis. They identify events from the story, complete a think sheet, and record a...
Introduction to Ludwig van Beethoven
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
"Ode to la Tortilla" and "Ode to Joy"? Sure! Use Gary Soto's poem to introduce learners to the ode format. After examining the descriptive words Soto uses, class members study a poster of Ludwig van Beethoven, suggest words that describe...
Maui and the Sun Retold by June Melser
1st - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Wouldn't it be great if we could slow down the earth and make the days longer? That's exactly what happens in Maui and the Sun, as retold by June Mesler. Beginning with an independent reading of this interesting creation myth, learners...
The Swiss Family Robinson Teacher's Notes
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Guide young readers through the classic novel The Swiss Family Robinson with this collection of activities and worksheets. From basic spelling and grammar practice, to reading comprehension skills, this resource will enhance children's...
Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
How tall is the Empire State Building? Lead your class through a collaborative estimation activity to determine the number of quarters it would take to reach the top and teach the following concepts: human capital, human resources,...