Common Core Alignment:.

RI.5.9:

Reading Informational

Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

Integrate information from several texts on the same topic in order to write or speak about the subject knowledgeably.

L.5.4:

Language

Vocabulary acquisition and Use

Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple-meaning words and phrases based on grade 5 reading and content, choosing flexibly from a range of strategies.