Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Correlations

Paired Passages: Linking Fact to Fiction Grade 4

Paired Passages: Linking Fact to Fiction Grade 4

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Strand - Reading Standards: Literature, Grade 4

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RL.4.2: Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.

Passage Pages
Who the Fire Investigator Called 9 to 11
The Vertical Race 13 to 15
The Jewelry Store Robbery 17 to 19
The Sinking City 21 to 23
Grandpa and the Tiger 25 to 27
The Real Treasure 29 to 31
Thump, Thump, Thump 33 to 35
Making Strong from Weak 37 to 39
Not Wanting It to End 41 to 43
What Bananas Have to Do with Bats 45 to 47
What Goes Up the Chimney Down? 49 to 51
Letter from a Miner 53 to 55
Saved in the Air 57 to 59
The Seven Sisters - a Kiowa Story 61 to 63
The Trojan Horse 65 to 67
Where Things Survive 69 to 71
The Egg Challenge 73 to 75
How Sally Spotted the Swindle 77 to 79
The Fastest Run 81 to 83
A Folk Tale from Zaire 85 to 87
Flag Fact Fun Day 89 to 91
How Citizens Should Be Judged 93 to 95
Aesop's Fable of the Miser 97 to 99
Ian and the King Who Cheated 101 to 103
Small Deer and the Crocodiles 105 to 107

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RL.4.1: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Passage Pages
Who the Fire Investigator Called 9 to 11
The Vertical Race 13 to 15
The Jewelry Store Robbery 17 to 19
The Sinking City 21 to 23
Grandpa and the Tiger 25 to 27
The Real Treasure 29 to 31
Thump, Thump, Thump 33 to 35
Making Strong from Weak 37 to 39
Not Wanting It to End 41 to 43
What Bananas Have to Do with Bats 45 to 47
What Goes Up the Chimney Down? 49 to 51
Letter from a Miner 53 to 55
Saved in the Air 57 to 59
The Seven Sisters - a Kiowa Story 61 to 63
The Trojan Horse 65 to 67
Where Things Survive 69 to 71
The Egg Challenge 73 to 75
How Sally Spotted the Swindle 77 to 79
The Fastest Run 81 to 83
A Folk Tale from Zaire 85 to 87
Flag Fact Fun Day 89 to 91
How Citizens Should Be Judged 93 to 95
Aesop's Fable of the Miser 97 to 99
Ian and the King Who Cheated 101 to 103
Small Deer and the Crocodiles 105 to 107

Craft and Structure

ELA.RL.4.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that allude to significant characters found in mythology (e.g., Herculean).

Passage Pages
Who the Fire Investigator Called 9 to 11
The Vertical Race 13 to 15
The Jewelry Store Robbery 17 to 19
The Sinking City 21 to 23
Grandpa and the Tiger 25 to 27
The Real Treasure 29 to 31
Thump, Thump, Thump 33 to 35
Making Strong from Weak 37 to 39
Not Wanting It to End 41 to 43
What Bananas Have to Do with Bats 45 to 47
What Goes Up the Chimney Down? 49 to 51
Letter from a Miner 53 to 55
Saved in the Air 57 to 59
The Seven Sisters - a Kiowa Story 61 to 63
The Trojan Horse 65 to 67
Where Things Survive 69 to 71
The Egg Challenge 73 to 75
How Sally Spotted the Swindle 77 to 79
The Fastest Run 81 to 83
A Folk Tale from Zaire 85 to 87
Flag Fact Fun Day 89 to 91
How Citizens Should Be Judged 93 to 95
Aesop's Fable of the Miser 97 to 99
Ian and the King Who Cheated 101 to 103
Small Deer and the Crocodiles 105 to 107

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RL.4.9: Compare and contrast the treatment of similar themes and topics (e.g., opposition of good and evil) and patterns of events (e.g., the quest) in stories, myths, and traditional literature from different cultures.

Passage Pages
The Seven Sisters - a Kiowa Story 61 to 63
The Trojan Horse 65 to 67
A Folk Tale from Zaire 85 to 87
Aesop's Fable of the Miser 97 to 99
Ian and the King Who Cheated 101 to 103
Small Deer and the Crocodiles 105 to 107

Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity

ELA.RL.4.10: By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poetry, in the grades 4-5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

Passage Pages
Who the Fire Investigator Called 9 to 11
The Vertical Race 13 to 15
The Jewelry Store Robbery 17 to 19
The Sinking City 21 to 23
Grandpa and the Tiger 25 to 27
The Real Treasure 29 to 31
Thump, Thump, Thump 33 to 35
Making Strong from Weak 37 to 39
Not Wanting It to End 41 to 43
What Bananas Have to Do with Bats 45 to 47
What Goes Up the Chimney Down? 49 to 51
Letter from a Miner 53 to 55
Saved in the Air 57 to 59
The Seven Sisters - a Kiowa Story 61 to 63
The Trojan Horse 65 to 67
Where Things Survive 69 to 71
The Egg Challenge 73 to 75
How Sally Spotted the Swindle 77 to 79
The Fastest Run 81 to 83
A Folk Tale from Zaire 85 to 87
Flag Fact Fun Day 89 to 91
How Citizens Should Be Judged 93 to 95
Aesop's Fable of the Miser 97 to 99
Ian and the King Who Cheated 101 to 103
Small Deer and the Crocodiles 105 to 107

Strand - Reading Standards: Informational Text, Grade 4

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.4.2: Determine the main idea of a text and explain how it is supported by key details; summarize the text.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
Last One Picked 28 to 31
Sounds of a Wookie 32 to 35
The Walking City 36 to 39
What the Scream Did 40 to 43
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
A Famous Riddle 48 to 51
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
Wyoming Facts 60 to 63
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
Only Dead Men 68 to 71
Eggs, Eggs, Eggs 72 to 75
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.4.1: Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
Last One Picked 28 to 31
Sounds of a Wookie 32 to 35
The Walking City 36 to 39
What the Scream Did 40 to 43
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
A Famous Riddle 48 to 51
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
Wyoming Facts 60 to 63
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
Only Dead Men 68 to 71
Eggs, Eggs, Eggs 72 to 75
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Key Ideas and Details

ELA.RI.4.3: Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.

Passage Pages
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
The Walking City 36 to 39
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Craft and Structure

ELA.RI.4.4: Determine the meaning of general academic and domain-specific words or phrases in a text relevant to a grade 4 topic or subject area.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
Last One Picked 28 to 31
Sounds of a Wookie 32 to 35
The Walking City 36 to 39
What the Scream Did 40 to 43
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
A Famous Riddle 48 to 51
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
Wyoming Facts 60 to 63
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
Only Dead Men 68 to 71
Eggs, Eggs, Eggs 72 to 75
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Craft and Structure

ELA.RI.4.5: Describe the overall structure (e.g., chronology, comparison, cause/effect, problem/solution) of events, ideas, concepts, or information in a text or part of a text.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
The Walking City 36 to 39
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

ELA.RI.4.8: Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
Last One Picked 28 to 31
Sounds of a Wookie 32 to 35
The Walking City 36 to 39
What the Scream Did 40 to 43
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
A Famous Riddle 48 to 51
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
Wyoming Facts 60 to 63
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
Only Dead Men 68 to 71
Eggs, Eggs, Eggs 72 to 75
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity

ELA.RI.4.10: By the end of year, read and comprehend informational texts, including history/social studies, science, and technical texts, in the grades 4–5 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range.

Passage Pages
Jet's Job 8 to 11
A Baseball Great 12 to 15
What the Cheese Told 16 to 19
A Famous Mistake 20 to 23
A Code for a Cheetah 24 to 27
Last One Picked 28 to 31
Sounds of a Wookie 32 to 35
The Walking City 36 to 39
What the Scream Did 40 to 43
The Bats that Walk 44 to 47
A Famous Riddle 48 to 51
Waist-High Overalls 52 to 55
A Mist Like Needles 56 to 59
Wyoming Facts 60 to 63
The Truth About the Ink 64 to 67
Only Dead Men 68 to 71
Eggs, Eggs, Eggs 72 to 75
How We Know It Is Right 76 to 79
Walking to Stay Alive 80 to 83
A Special Kind of Ladder 84 to 87
A Kind of Signaling 88 to 91
Trapped! 92 to 95
The Start of Piggy Banks 96 to 99
Why the Forger Turned Himself In 100 to 103
The Lipless Animal 104 to 107

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