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## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Differentiate between Conductors and Insulators

Effects of Forces

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Weather Symbols

Properties of Soil

Push and Pull Forces

The Order of the Planets

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Local, State and National Government Officials

Civic Responsibility

Directions on a Map

Learning Some Things about Other States

Ways of Earning, Spending, Saving, Donating

Identify People Who were Inventors or Started New Businesses

Timelines (Years, Decades, Centuries)

Meeting Community Needs, Past, Present and Future

Non-Profits and Civic Organizations

Government Employees including First Responders and Educators

## ELAR

Apply context clues (e.g., word) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard English (punctuation).

**LA.3.2.1.h**Determine main ideas and supporting details from informational text.

**LA.3.1.6.e**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., synonyms) to determine the meaning of words

**LA.3.1.5.d**Apply context clues (e.g., phrase) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Make connections between the text of a story and a visual or oral presentation of the text.

**LA.3.1.6.p**Identify author’s purpose (e.g., explain) to support text comprehension.

**LA.3.1.6.a**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard.

**LA.3.2.1.h**English (punctuation) Identify and describe elements of literary text (e.g., characters).

**LA.3.1.6.b**Communicate information and ideas effectively in descriptive modes.

**LA.3.2.2.a**

## MATH

Read equivalent representations for numbers up to 100,000 using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.a**Identify units of measurement, both customary and metric, to solve problems involving weight, liquid volume.

**MA.3.3.3.d**Find parts of a whole and parts of a set using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.g**Find the perimeter of polygons given the side lengths and find an unknown side length.

**MA.3.3.3.a**Compare fractions having the same or denominators using visual representations, comparison symbols.

**MA.3.1.1.j**Demonstrate how fractions (decimals) relate to money.

**MA.3.1.1.h**Solve real-world problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals and find elapsed time.

**MA.3.3.3.c**Solve real-world problems involving two-step equations (involving two operations).

**MA.3.2.3.a**Use arrays to explain the meaning of multiplication.

**MA.3.1.2.c**Apply the commutative property as a strategy to multiply and divide.

**MA.3.2.2.a**

## ELAR

Apply context clues (e.g., word) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard English (punctuation).

**LA.3.2.1.h**Determine main ideas and supporting details from informational text.

**LA.3.1.6.e**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., synonyms) to determine the meaning of words

**LA.3.1.5.d**Apply context clues (e.g., phrase) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Make connections between the text of a story and a visual or oral presentation of the text.

**LA.3.1.6.p**Identify author’s purpose (e.g., explain) to support text comprehension.

**LA.3.1.6.a**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard.

**LA.3.2.1.h**English (punctuation) Identify and describe elements of literary text (e.g., characters).

**LA.3.1.6.b**Communicate information and ideas effectively in descriptive modes.

**LA.3.2.2.a**

## MATH

Read equivalent representations for numbers up to 100,000 using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.a**Identify units of measurement, both customary and metric, to solve problems involving weight, liquid volume.

**MA.3.3.3.d**Find parts of a whole and parts of a set using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.g**Find the perimeter of polygons given the side lengths and find an unknown side length.

**MA.3.3.3.a**Compare fractions having the same or denominators using visual representations, comparison symbols.

**MA.3.1.1.j**Demonstrate how fractions (decimals) relate to money.

**MA.3.1.1.h**Solve real-world problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals and find elapsed time.

**MA.3.3.3.c**Solve real-world problems involving two-step equations (involving two operations).

**MA.3.2.3.a**Use arrays to explain the meaning of multiplication.

**MA.3.1.2.c**Apply the commutative property as a strategy to multiply and divide.

**MA.3.2.2.a**

## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Differentiate between Conductors and Insulators

Effects of Forces

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Weather Symbols

Properties of Soil

Push and Pull Forces

The Order of the Planets

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Local, State and National Government Officials

Civic Responsibility

Directions on a Map

Learning Some Things about Other States

Ways of Earning, Spending, Saving, Donating

Identify People Who were Inventors or Started New Businesses

Timelines (Years, Decades, Centuries)

Meeting Community Needs, Past, Present and Future

Non-Profits and Civic Organizations

Government Employees including First Responders and Educators

## ELAR

Apply context clues (e.g., word) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard English (punctuation).

**LA.3.2.1.h**Determine main ideas and supporting details from informational text.

**LA.3.1.6.e**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., synonyms) to determine the meaning of words

**LA.3.1.5.d**Apply context clues (e.g., phrase) to help infer meaning of unknown words.

**LA.3.1.5.b**Make connections between the text of a story and a visual or oral presentation of the text.

**LA.3.1.6.p**Identify author’s purpose (e.g., explain) to support text comprehension.

**LA.3.1.6.a**Proofread writing recursively for format and conventions of standard.

**LA.3.2.1.h**English (punctuation) Identify and describe elements of literary text (e.g., characters).

**LA.3.1.6.b**Communicate information and ideas effectively in descriptive modes.

**LA.3.2.2.a**

## MATH

Read equivalent representations for numbers up to 100,000 using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.a**Identify units of measurement, both customary and metric, to solve problems involving weight, liquid volume.

**MA.3.3.3.d**Find parts of a whole and parts of a set using visual representations.

**MA.3.1.1.g**Find the perimeter of polygons given the side lengths and find an unknown side length.

**MA.3.3.3.a**Compare fractions having the same or denominators using visual representations, comparison symbols.

**MA.3.1.1.j**Demonstrate how fractions (decimals) relate to money.

**MA.3.1.1.h**Solve real-world problems involving addition and subtraction of time intervals and find elapsed time.

**MA.3.3.3.c**Solve real-world problems involving two-step equations (involving two operations).

**MA.3.2.3.a**Use arrays to explain the meaning of multiplication.

**MA.3.1.2.c**Apply the commutative property as a strategy to multiply and divide.

**MA.3.2.2.a**

## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Differentiate between Conductors and Insulators

Effects of Forces

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Weather Symbols

Properties of Soil

Push and Pull Forces

The Order of the Planets

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Local, State and National Government Officials

Civic Responsibility

Directions on a Map

Learning Some Things about Other States

Ways of Earning, Spending, Saving, Donating

Identify People Who were Inventors or Started New Businesses

Timelines (Years, Decades, Centuries)

Meeting Community Needs, Past, Present and Future

Non-Profits and Civic Organizations

Government Employees including First Responders and Educators

## SCIENCE

Alternative Energy

Weather, Eco-Systems, Light Years

Light Reflection and Refraction

Types of Energy

Inherited Traits

Forms of Energy

Structures of Organisms

Energy Sources

Properties of Matter

Types of Energy 2

## SOCIAL STUDIES

The Underground Railroad

Great Depression, Dust Bowl, World War II

Geographic Regions of the US

U.S. Presidents

Legends, Grids, Scales, Compass Roses on Maps

Early Explorers of the Americas

Different Landforms

The American Revolution

The Seven Continents

Civil War and Reconstruction

## ELAR

Determine meaning using reference materials.

**LA.4.1.5.e**Identify and apply knowledge of organizational patterns to comprehend informational text.

**LA.4.1.6.j**Answer literal questions and support answers with explicit evidence from the text (sequence).

**LA.4.1.6.i**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., homophones, multiple-meaning words) to aid in comprehension.

**LA.4.1.5.d**Identify and describe elements of literary text (e.g., characters).

**LA.4.1.6.b**Communicate information in poetic mode.

**LA.4.2.2.a**Proofread and edit writing recursively for format and conventions of standard English.

**LA.4.2.1.h**Determine main ideas and supporting details from informational text.

**LA.4.1.6.e**Compose paragraphs with grammatically correct sentences (verb tenses).

**LA.4.2.1.d**Generate a draft that develops a clear topic and includes a conclusion and appropriate transitions.

**LA.4.2.1.b**

## MATH

Measure angles in whole number degrees using a protractor.

**MA.4.3.1.f**Divide up to a four-digit whole number by a one-digit divisor with a remainder.

**MA.4.1.2.d**Add and subtract fractions with like denominators.

**MA.4.1.2.f**Identify parallel lines and intersecting lines, and and recognize them in two-dimensional figures.

**MA.4.3.1.c**Recognize a digit in one place represents ten times what it represents in the place to its right.

**MA.4.1.1.b**Classify an angle as acute, obtuse, or right.

**MA.4.3.1.b**Add and subtract multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm.

**MA.4.1.2.a**Represent data using line plots.

**MA.4.4.1.a**Apply perimeter and area formulas for rectangles.

**MA.4.3.3.a**Use decimal notation for fractions.

**MA.4.1.1.h**

## SCIENCE

Elements of the Periodic Table

Density, Mass, Volume

Safety in the Lab

Elements and Compounds

Reading Measuring Devices

Moon Phases

Acceleration and Velocity

Layers of the Earth

Metals, non-Metals, Metalloids

Calculating Average Speed

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Reconstruction

Discovery and Colonization of New World

The Original 13 Colonies

Constitutional Convention

Alienable Rights

Manifest Destiny/Louisiana Purchase

War of 1812

Mexican-American War

Emancipation of Slaves

Civil War

## ELAR

Proofread and edit writing recursively for conventions of standard English (punctuation).

**LA.8.2.1.h**Analyze the author's use of literary devices (metaphors, personification).

**LA.8.1.6.c**Communicate information and ideas effectively in poetic mode.

**LA.8.2.2.a**Apply knowledge of prefixes, and suffixes.

**LA.8.1.5.a**Analyze and explain the relationships between elements of literary text (themes).

**LA.8.1.6.b**Proofread and edit writing recursively for conventions of standard English (spelling, grammar).

**LA.8.2.1.h**Analyze the author's use of literary devices.

**LA.8.1.6.c**Apply knowledge of prefixes, and suffixes.

**LA.8.1.5.a**Generate a draft that conveys complex ideas and includes a strong thesis.

**LA.8.2.1.b**Cite specific textual evidence to analyze and make inferences based on the characteristics of literary text.

**LA.8.1.6.g**

## MATH

Represent bivariate data using scatter plots.

**MA.8.4.1.a**Solve real-world multi-step problems involving rational numbers in any form.

**MA.8.2.3.c**Approximate real numbers (both rational and irrational).

**MA.8.1.1.d**Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find side lengths of triangles and to solve real-world problems.

**MA.8.3.3.b**Represent numbers with positive exponents and in scientific notation.

**MA.8.1.1.b**Simplify numerical expressions involving exponents.

**MA.8.1.2.b**Describe positions and orientation of shapes under single transformations including rotations.

**MA.8.3.2.a**Simplify numerical expressions involving exponents.

**MA.8.1.2.b**Determine the volume of cones.

**MA.8.3.3.d**Compare real numbers (both rational and irrational).

**MA.8.1.1.d**

## SCIENCE

Microhabitats

Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic Rock

Chemical/Physical Changes Digestive System

Classifications of Organisms

Terrariums and Aquariums

Sedimentary Rock and Fossil Fuels

Tectonic Plates

Watersheds

What Makes Life Sustainable on Earth

Eco-Systems

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Famous American People

US Highways

Amendments of the Constitution

Nations of the World

Industries of the 13 Colonies

Abolitionists

Major Cities of the United States

The Mexican-American War

The Industrial and Transportation Revolutions

George Washington

## ELAR

Display academic honesty and integrity by avoiding plagiarism and by following a standard format for citation.

**LA.7.2.1.i**Apply knowledge of prefixes, and suffixes to understand complex words.

**LA.7.1.5.a**Verify meaning and pronunciation of words using reference materials.

**LA.7.1.5.e**Analyze and explain the relationships between elements of literary text (character development, plot).

**LA.7.1.6.b**Generate a draft that conveys complex ideas through analysis and use of organizational patterns.

**LA.7.2.1.b**Analyze and explain the relationships between elements of literary text (setting, plot).

**LA.7.1.6.b**Analyze the author's use of literary devices (onomatopoeia, alliteration).

**LA.7.1.6.c**Summarize an informational text using supportive details to formulate the main idea.

**LA.7.1.6.e**Apply knowledge of context clues to determine meaning of unknown words.

**LA.7.1.5.b**Analyze the meaning, reliability, and validity of the text considering author's purpose and perspective.

**LA.7.1.6.a**

## MATH

Use multiple strategies to add, subtract, multiply and divide integers.

**MA.7.1.2.d**Solve problems using proportions and ratios (percents).

**MA.7.1.2.a**Generate conclusions about a population based upon a random sample.

**MA.7.4.2.c**Use proportional relationships to solve real-world problems, including percent problems (taxes).

**MA.7.2.3.e**Determine the area and circumference of circles.

**MA.7.3.3.c**Solve real-world problems involving scale drawings using a proportional relationship.

**MA.7.2.3.f**Given the value of the variable(s), evaluate algebraic expressions.

**MA.7.2.2.c**Solve real-world problems involving perimeter and area of composite shapes.

**MA.7.3.3.a**Given the value of the variable(s), evaluate algebraic expressions.

**MA.7.2.2.c**Find experimental probability for independent events.

**MA.7.4.3.e**

## SCIENCE

States of Matter

Boiling Point and Freezing Point

The Sun

Seasons and Days: Earth:Sun Positions

The Water Cycle

Density, Mass, Volume

The Day and Night Cycle

Mixtures and Solutions

Carbon Dioxide Oxygen Cycle

Graphs and Coordinates

## SOCIAL STUDIES

Boston Tea Party

Branches of Government

Lewis and Clark

Free Enterprise System

Bill of Rights

American Symbols and Landmarks

State Capitals

Voting Rights of Women and African Americans

American Inventors

Industries of Colonial America

## ELAR

Determine meaning using reference materials.

**LA.5.1.5.e**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., synonyms, antonyms) to determine the meaning of words.

**LA.5.1.5.d**Examine text to determine author’s purpose and author’s perspective/Analyze elements of text (point of view).

**LA.5.1.6.a/LA.5.1.6.b**Identify semantic relationships (e.g., multiple meaning words) to aid in comprehension.

**LA.5.1.5.d**Apply knowledge of word structure elements to determine meaning (e.g., affixes and roots).

**LA.5.1.5.a**Analyze and describe elements of literary text (plot).

**LA.5.1.6.b**Identify and explain why authors use literary devices (adages and idioms).

**LA.5.1.6.c**Identify and explain why authors use literary devices (similes, metaphors, hyperbole, personification).

**LA.5.1.6.c**Compose paragraphs with grammatically correct simple, compound, and complex sentences.

**LA.5.2.1.d**Proofread and edit writing recursively for format and conventions of standard English (grammar: verb tense).

**LA.5.2.1.h**

## MATH

Round whole numbers and decimals to any given place.

**MA.5.1.1.c**Divide four-digit whole numbers by a two-digit divisor.

**MA.5.1.2.b**Graph the ordered pairs on a coordinate plane.

**MA.5.2.1.a**Identify faces, edges, and vertices of rectangular prisms.

**MA.5.3.1.b**Explain division of a whole number by a fraction using models.

**MA.5.1.2.e**Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to the hundredths.

**MA.5.1.2.g**Generate conversions within the customary and metric systems of measurement.

**MA.5.3.3.c**Add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to the hundredths.

**MA.5.1.2.g**Interpret the data using tables and bar graphs.

**MA.5.4.2.a**Determine multiple equivalent representations for whole numbers and decimals.

**MA.5.1.1.a**

## SCIENCE

Food Webs

Behaviors and Structures of Animals

Potential and Kinetic Energy

Human Body Systems

Dichotomous Key

Genetics

Severe Weather and its Effects

Food Chains and Pyramids

The Heart

Hurricane Formations

## SOCIAL STUDIES

World and U.S. Longitude and Latitude

Defining Culture

The Effects of Physical Processes (Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Erosion, Ocean Currents)

Economic Indicators of 12 Countries

Governments with Rule by One, Few or Many

Major Landforms

Civic Responsibility and Participation

Locations of Major Countries in Major Regions

Ancient Chinese Inventions and Innovations

Bodies of Water in North America

## ELAR

Acquire new academic and content-specific grade-grade-level vocabulary, relate to prior knowledge.

**LA.6.1.5.c**Summarize and analyze an informational text using supporting details to explain the main idea.

**LA.6.1.6.e**Explain the relationships between elements of literary text (point of view).

**LA.6.1.6.b**Explain the relationships between elements of literary text (plot).

**LA.6.1.6.b**Identify and use semantic relationships (e.g., analogies) to aid in comprehension.

**LA.6.1.5.d**Apply knowledge of organizational patterns to comprehend informational text.

**LA.6.1.6.j**Apply knowledge of Greek, Latin, and Anglo-Saxon roots to understand complex words.

**LA.6.1.5.a**Acquire new academic and content-specific grade-level vocabulary, and apply in new situations.

**LA.6.1.5.c**Summarize and analyze a literary text using key details to explain the theme.

**LA.6.1.6.d**Use textual evidence to compare and contrast the characteristics that distinguish a variety of literary texts (poetry).

**LA.6.1.6.g**

## MATH

Evaluate expressions with positive exponents.

**MA.6.1.2.b**Solve problems using information presented in box plots.

**MA.6.4.2.a**Compare and order rational numbers not on the number line.

**MA.6.1.1.c**Identify the quadrant of a given point in the coordinate plane.

**MA.6.3.2.c**Determine ratios from drawings, words.

**MA.6.1.1.e**Divide multi-digit whole numbers using standard algorithms.

**MA.6.1.2.c**Determine common factors and common multiples.

**MA.6.1.1.a**Determine the surface area of rectangular prisms using nets.

**MA.6.3.3.b**Solve real-world problems using ratios.

**MA.6.2.3.d**Solve real-world problems involving percents of numbers.

**MA.6.2.3.c**

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