Included in this 43 page download are 5 days of explicit common core aligned plans for the book How People Learned to Fly by Fran Hodgkins.
Five different common core standards are covered in this set of lessons.
Day 1: Build background; quick write and collaborative sharing on objects that fly; read aloud and reflection.
Day 2: Re-read short portion of anchor text; set a purpose for reading; review elements of fables; read paired text-Greek fable Icarus.
Day 3: Re-read short portion of anchor text; make inferences about illustrations; science demo; 'how to' writing extension
Day 4: Re-read short portion of anchor text; make inferences; discuss salient vocabulary; paired interactive text
Day 5: Re-read short portion of anchor text; discuss main idea; paired text on Orville & Wilbur Wright; Home-School Connection (Airplane Launch)