ELA Common Core Standards


The Standards:

http://www.corestandards.org/assets/CCSSI_ELA%20Standards.pdf

Common Core PPT (spring, 2012)



K-5 Common Core Instruction for ELA/Literacy (11/6/12 Presentation; grades K and 3)




INSTRUCTIONAL SHIFTS

Instructional Shifts (General Overview) & ELA Instructional Shifts (Content-Specific)



MODULES:

1. UNPACKING THE STANDARDS ACTIVITY/Module:


2. Cognitive Rigor Module (Hess Matrix/Little Red Riding Hood Activity):


3. TEXT COMPLEXITY and CLOSE READING (Part 1. & 2.):

Digging in to SHIFT #3: Teaching with Complex Texts - WORKSHOP MODULE (part 1. and 2.)


4. Achieve the Core PD Modules:

-Intro. Module:

-ELA Instructional Shifts

-Math Instructional Shifts

-Text Dependent Questions

-Instructional Leadership



Text Complexity, Close Reading and Text Dependent Question Resources:


Harvard's Guide to Close Reading & Interrogating the Text (Annotation):


New Research on Text Complexity (Qualitative Component)- Addendum to CCSS Appendix A



GPS Text Complexity Chart (Comparison Between Lexiles, DRP, F&P, etc...)


Achieve the Core:

Close Reading & Text Dependent Question Exemplars



SBAC (Items and Performance Tasks) RESOURCES:

SBAC Item & Task Specifications (includes Performance Task Rubrics)

TCRWP & NY Performance Task Links:

TCRWP PERFORMANCE TASKS

NYC Schools CCSS Units- BIG Performance Tasks


6-12 SBAC/Performance Task Professional Learning, November 2012

Middle School English staff: click here for materials to support November 6th PL



COGNITIVE RIGOR RESOURCES:


Karen Hess' Rigor Matrixes (ELA/Social Studies; Math/Science):





Depths of Knowledge (DOK)