Topic:Fractions

Common Core Standards

  • Recognize and generate equivalent fractions.
  • Compare two fractions with different numerators and different denominators, or by comparing to a benchmark fraction such as 1/2.
  • Decompose fractions
  • Add, subtract and multiply fractions
  • Add and subtract mixed numbers
Freedom Crossing
  • Determine a theme of a story, drama, or poem from details in the text; summarize the text.
  • Refer to details and examples in a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.
  • Explain how an author uses reasons and evidence to support particular points in a text.

Writing                      Topic: Biography


Common Core


  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
  • Conduct short research projects that build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.