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- CKHG Unit 5: Geography of the Americas Grade 2 History and Geography
- CKSci Unit 2: Energy and Matter in Ecosystems Grade 5 Science
- CKSci Unit 3: Modeling Earth’s Systems Grade 5 Science
- CKSci Unit 5: Astronomy: Space Systems Grade 5 Science
- CKSci Unit 4: Protecting Earth’s Resources Grade 5 Science
- CKHG Unit 6: Making the Constitution Grade 2 History and Geography
- CKHG Unit 7: The War of 1812 Grade 2 History and Geography
- CKHG Unit 8: Americans Move West Grade 2 History and Geography
- CKHG Unit 9: The Civil War Grade 2 History and Geography
- CKHG Unit 10: Immigration and Citizenship Grade 2 History and Geography Spanish
- CKHG Unit 11: Civil Rights Leaders Grade 2 History and Geography Spanish
- CKLA Unit 1: They Call Me Güero Grade 5 Language Arts
- CKSci Unit 1: Properties of Matter Grade 2 Science
- CKSci Unit 2: Organisms and Their Habitats Grade 2 Science