Common Core Alignment:.

W.2.7:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

Participate in shared research and writing projects (e.g., read a number of books on a single topic to produce a report; record science observations).

W.3.7:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

Conduct short research projects that build knowledge about a topic.

W.4.7:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

Conduct short research projects that build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.

W.5.7:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

Conduct short research projects that use several sources to build knowledge through investigation of different aspects of a topic.

W.6.7:

Writing

Research to Build and Present Knowledge

Conduct short research projects to answer a question, drawing on several sources and refocusing the inquiry when appropriate.