Illinois State Learning Standards

1. Performance Descriptor : 6.B.2 Solve one- and two-step problems involving whole numbers, fractions and decimals using addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

2. Learning Benchmark 16.D.2c (US) Describe the influence of key individuals and groups, including Susan B. Anthony/suffrage and Martin Luther King, Jr./civil rights, in the historical eras of Illinois and the United States.

3. Learning Benchmark 12.F.2a Identify and explain natural cycles and patterns in the solar system (e.g., order of the planets; moon phases; seasons as related to Earth’s tilt, one’s latitude, and where Earth is in its yearly orbit around the sun).

Illinois Professional Teaching Standards:

1. 4M: Creates multiple learning activities that allow for variation in student learning styles and performance modes.