These are unit/lesson plans that correlate with the Common Core. I owe a ton of this work to the two teachers that I work with… We created these together.  They are unedited and change often. However they are a good starting point.

Characters With Character…

We use medieval  text and books throughout this unit to talk about character and the archetype of a hero. We have student’s identify good qualities that create good character.

Here are some ideas for archetype


Characters with Character Common Core Unit Plans   include over 100 resources including: pdfs, ppts, docs, images, schedules, unit overviews, calendars, formative assessments, summative assessments, parts of speech activities, inference activities, and characterization activities that all tie into the Common Core. There is enough information in this download to use for an entire Quarter.


In Progress.