Common Core Aligned Resources for SL.4.4
Report on a topic or text, tell a story, or recount an experience in an organized manner, using appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details to support main ideas or themes; speak clearly at an understandable pace.
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Animal Research: A Multimedia Approach
3rd - 6th CCSS: Designed
Explore the animal kingdom from the safety your classroom. Intended to build on previous learning about ecosystems, this lesson involves young scholars working in pairs to research their favorite animal and present their findings to the...
The Great Depression and New Deal
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Elementary pupils are introduced to the Great Depression as a critical period of hardship in United States history. They engage in collaborative assignments researching the Dust Bowl, the New Deal, US presidents, and presidential libraries.
Australian Aboriginal Art and Storytelling
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Young explorers investigate Australian Aboriginal culture by listening to traditional Dreamtime stories and examining dot paintings created by Aboriginal artists. In addition, they locate the country on maps, discuss the geography of...
Goods and Services: Some are Private, Some are Not
3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Why doesn't the government provide all goods and services if we pay taxes? Pupils investigate the difference between public and private services. They analyze their communities together with an interactive classroom model and...
Teaching Tolerance: Accepting and Embracing Differences
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
Since the attacks on September 11th, people have become less accepting of others that are different. By reading picture books that focus on teaching tolerance, learners learn how to accept and respect people's differences.
The Lightning Thief: During Reading Strategy
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
After reading up to page 371 of Percy Jackson and The Olympians: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan, get insight into how Percy felt making a major decision through active discussion strategies that enable both academic and thoughtful...