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## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Properties of Matter (Solid, Liquid, Gas)

The Sun

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Terrariums and Aquariums

Behaviors and Structures of Animals

The Water Cycle

The Day and Night Cycle

## 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

Use context to clarify meaning of unfamiliar words.

**3.4d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Identify the main idea of fictional text.

**3.5i**Use knowledge of synonyms.

**3.4b**Draw conclusions about text.

**3.5g**Discuss meanings of words and develop vocabulary by listening and reading a variety of texts.

**3.4c**Compare and contrast settings, characters, and events.

**3.5d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Ask and answer questions about what is read.

**3.6d**Include details that elaborate the main idea (descriptive details).

**3.9f**

## MATH

Read, write, and identify the place and value of each digit with models.

**3.1a**Liquid volume in cups, pints, quarts, gallons, and liters.

**3.7b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Measure the distance around a polygon in order to determine its perimeter.

**3.8a**Compare fractions having like and unlike denominators, using words and symbols (>).

**3.2c**Compare the value of two sets of coins or two sets of coins. and bills.

**3.6b**Identify equivalent periods of time and solve practical. problems related to equivalent periods of time.

**3.9c**Solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving sums or differences of two whole numbers.

**3.3b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Create equations to represent equivalent mathematical relationships.

**3.17**

## ELAR

Use context to clarify meaning of unfamiliar words.

**3.4d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Identify the main idea of fictional text.

**3.5i**Use knowledge of synonyms.

**3.4b**Draw conclusions about text.

**3.5g**Discuss meanings of words and develop vocabulary by listening and reading a variety of texts.

**3.4c**Compare and contrast settings, characters, and events.

**3.5d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Ask and answer questions about what is read.

**3.6d**Include details that elaborate the main idea (descriptive details).

**3.9f**

## MATH

Read, write, and identify the place and value of each digit with models.

**3.1a**Liquid volume in cups, pints, quarts, gallons, and liters.

**3.7b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Measure the distance around a polygon in order to determine its perimeter.

**3.8a**Compare fractions having like and unlike denominators, using words and symbols (>).

**3.2c**Compare the value of two sets of coins or two sets of coins. and bills.

**3.6b**Identify equivalent periods of time and solve practical. problems related to equivalent periods of time.

**3.9c**Solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving sums or differences of two whole numbers.

**3.3b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Create equations to represent equivalent mathematical relationships.

**3.17**

## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Properties of Matter (Solid, Liquid, Gas)

The Sun

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Terrariums and Aquariums

Behaviors and Structures of Animals

The Water Cycle

The Day and Night Cycle

## 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

Use context to clarify meaning of unfamiliar words.

**3.4d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Identify the main idea of fictional text.

**3.5i**Use knowledge of synonyms.

**3.4b**Draw conclusions about text.

**3.5g**Discuss meanings of words and develop vocabulary by listening and reading a variety of texts.

**3.4c**Compare and contrast settings, characters, and events.

**3.5d**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, punctuation, and spelling.

**3.10**Ask and answer questions about what is read.

**3.6d**Include details that elaborate the main idea (descriptive details).

**3.9f**

## MATH

Read, write, and identify the place and value of each digit with models.

**3.1a**Liquid volume in cups, pints, quarts, gallons, and liters.

**3.7b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Measure the distance around a polygon in order to determine its perimeter.

**3.8a**Compare fractions having like and unlike denominators, using words and symbols (>).

**3.2c**Compare the value of two sets of coins or two sets of coins. and bills.

**3.6b**Identify equivalent periods of time and solve practical. problems related to equivalent periods of time.

**3.9c**Solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving sums or differences of two whole numbers.

**3.3b**Represent division through 10 × 10, using a variety of approaches.

**3.4a**Create equations to represent equivalent mathematical relationships.

**3.17**

## SCIENCE

Soil and Its Importance

Properties of Matter (Solid, Liquid, Gas)

The Sun

Simple Machines

Ecosystems

Life Cycles of Plants and Animals

Terrariums and Aquariums

Behaviors and Structures of Animals

The Water Cycle

The Day and Night Cycle

## 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

Differentiate between Conductors and Insulators

Properties of Soil

Effect of Forces

Weather Symbols

Watersheds

Food Webs

Forms of Energy

Ecosystems

Push and Pull Forces

Order of the Planets

## 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

Use word-reference materials, including dictionary.

**4.4c**Draw conclusions and make simple inferences using textual information as support.

**4.6f**Organize writing to convey a central idea.

**4.7d**Use context to clarify meanings of unfamiliar words.

**4.4a**Describe how the choice of language, setting, characters contributes to the author’s purpose.

**4.5b**Recognize different modes of writing have different patterns of organization (Poetry).

**4.7e**Edit writing for correct grammar, capitalization, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, and paragraphing.

**4.8**Identify cause and effect relationships.

**4.5j**Use subject-verb agreement.

**4.8a**Use transition words for sentence variety.

**4.7h**

## MATH

Describe (measure) angles.

**4.10a**Estimate and determine quotients of whole numbers, with and without remainders.

**4.4c**Solve single-step practical problems involving addition and subtraction with fractions.

**4.5ca**Identify and describe intersecting, parallel, and perpendicular lines.

**4.10b**Read, write, and identify the place and value of each digit.

**4.1a**Describe solid figures according to their characteristic (edges, faces) using pictorial representations.

**4.11**Add and subtract with decimals.

**4.9**Interpret data represented in line (dot plot) graphs.

**4.14b**Solve practical problems that involve determining perimeter and area.

**4.4a**Write the decimal and fraction equivalents.

**4.3d**

## SCIENCE

Elements of the Periodic Table

Density, Mass, Volume

Safety in the Lab

Weather, Eco-systems, Light Years

Reading Measuring Devices

Metals, non-Metals, Metalloids

Acceleration and Velocity

Calculating Average Speed

Density, Mass and Volume

Hurricane Formations

## 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

Edit writing for correct punctuation.

**8.8**Identify and analyze an author’s use of figurative language: metaphors, personification.

**8.4a**Explain how authors use point of view.

**8.5c**Use affixes to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words and technical vocabulary.

**8.4c**Understand the author’s use of conventional elements and characteristics within a variety of genres.

**8.5d**Edit writing for correct grammar, spelling.

**8.8**Compare the author’s use of form/styles.

**8.5e,f**Use affixes to determine the meaning of unfamiliar words and technical vocabulary.

**8.4c**Distinguish between a thesis statement and a topic sentence/ organize details to elaborate the central idea

**. 8.7c,d**Explain how authors use characters to create meaning.

**8.5c**

## MATH

Make observations about data represented in scatterplots.

**8.13b**Compare and order real numbers.

**8.1**Evaluate an algebraic expression for given replacement values of the variables.

**8.14a**Apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

**8.9b**Solve practical problems involving consumer applications.

**8.4**Estimate and determine the two consecutive integers between which a square root lies.

**8.3a**Make observations and inferences about data represented in boxplots.

**8.12b**Solve practical problems involving consumer applications.

**8.4**Solve problems involving volume of cones.

**8.6a**Describe the relationships between the subsets of the real number system.

**8.2**

## SCIENCE

Microhabitats

Food Chains and Pyramids

Chemical/Physical Changes Digestive System

Human Body Systems

Dichotomous Key

Genetics

Severe Weather and its Effects

Inherited Traits

What Makes Life Sustainable on Earth

The Heart

## 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

Revise sentences for clarity of content including specific vocabulary and information.

**7.4d, 7.7j**Use affixes to expand vocabulary.

**7.4b**Extend general and specialized vocabulary; consult word reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses).

**7.4f**Describe the elements of narrative structure including character development, plot structure.

**7.5a**Identify the author’s organizational pattern.

**7.5j**Describe the elements of narrative structure including setting, plot structure.

**7.5a**Describe how word choice and visual images convey a viewpoint; onomatopoeia, alliteration.

**7.3c, 7.5**Summarize text relating supporting details.

**7.5i**Use context and sentence structure to determine meaning of words.

**7.4e**Differentiate between fact and opinion.

**7.6e**

## MATH

Solve practical problems involving operations with rational numbers.

**7.2**Solve two-step linear equations in one variable including practical problems.

**7.12**Solve problems involving the volume and surface area of rectangle prisms.

**7.4b**Solve practical problems involving operations with rational numbers.

**7.2**Compare histograms with the same data represented in circle graphs.

**7.9c**Solve problems involving the relationship between corresponding sides of similar quadrilaterals (pentagons).

**7.5**Solve one- and two-step linear inequalities in one variable.

**7.13**Describe and determine the volume and surface area.

**7.4a**Evaluate algebraic expressions for given replacement values of the variables.

**7.11**Determine the theoretical probability of an event.

**7.8a**

## SCIENCE

Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic Rocks

Boiling Point and Freezing Point

Light Reflection and Refraction

Classification of Organisms

States of Matter

Sedimentary Rock/Fossil Fuels

Structures of Organisms

Tectonic Plates

Mixtures and Solutions

Layers of the Earth

## 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

Use dictionary, glossary, thesaurus.

**5.4e**Use knowledge of synonyms, antonyms.

**5.4c**Identify and ask questions that clarify various points of view.

**5.5f**Use context to determine meanings and differentiate among multiple meanings of words.

**5.4b**Use knowledge of roots, affixes.

**5.4c**Describe the development of plot and explain the resolution of conflict(s).

**5.5c**Identify an author’s use of figurative language: adages and idioms.

**5.4d**Identify an author’s use of figurative language personification, hyberbole,: metaphors, similes.

**5.4d**Identify and use interjections, conjunctions.

**5.8c,k**Describe the characteristics of free verse, rhymed and patterned poetry.

**5.5d**

## MATH

Round to the nearest whole number, tenth, or hundredth.

**5.1**Use an expression with a variable to represent a given verbal expression.

**5.19c**Investigate the sum of the interior angles in a triangle and determine an unknown angle measure.

**5.13b**Apply transformations such as reflection and rotation.

**5.14a**Solve single-step problems involving multiplication/division of a whole number and a fraction, with models.

**5.6b**Solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition and subtraction of decimals.

**5.5**Identify equivalent measurements within the metric system.

**5.9**Solve single-step and multistep practical problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication of decimals.

**5.5**Interpret data represented in line plots and stem-and-leaf plots.

**5.16b**Identify equivalencies among fractions and decimals.

**5.2a**

## SCIENCE

Alternative Energy

Carbon Dioxide Oxygen Cycle

Potential and Kinetic Energy

Energy Source

Elements and Compounds

Moon Phases

Types of Energy

Graphs and Coordinates

Seasons and Days: Earth:Sun Positions

Types of Energy 2

## 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

Use word-reference materials.

**6.4e**Identify main idea.

**6.6g**Read and demonstrate comprehension of a variety of poetry; recognize poetic forms.

**6.5**Identify the elements of narrative structure, including plot.

**6.5a**Use synonyms and antonyms to expand vocabulary.

**6.4b**Identify the author’s organizational pattern.

**6.6j**Identify word origins and derivations.

**6.4a**Extend general and specialized vocabulary through speaking, listening, reading, and writing.

**6.4f**Draw conclusions and make inferences based on explicit and implied information.

**6.6e**Use subject-verb agreement.

**6.8b**

## MATH

Recognize and represent patterns with whole number exponents.

**6.4**Identify the coordinates of a point and graph ordered pairs in a coordinate plane.

**6.8b**Compare and order integers.

**6.3b**Identify the components of the coordinate plane.

**6.8a**Represent relationships between quantities using ratios.

**6.1**Add, subtract, multiply, and divide integers.

**6.6a**Represent a proportional relationship between two quantities.

**6.12a**Solve problems involving area of triangles.

**6.7c**Determine the unit rate of a proportional relationship and use it to find a missing value.

**6.12b**Solve multistep practical problem involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals.

**6.5c**

## Covering All the Subjects

ELAR, Science, Mathematics, Social Studies, Geometry, Biology, Chemistry, Algebra and More