Common Core and So Much More: Math Strategies Graphic Organizers that you can use when teaching basic facts of addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. What I like about these is that it takes one fact and requires the students to show how to solve the problem using four different strategies. I always require my students to learn various methods of solving problems, but they can choose which to use on a test. FREE
The First Grade Math Common Core Guide is here and ready for download! This guide breaks down the the learning standards in an easy to understand way. It has the learning standards, I Can Statements, Assessments (Mastery, Emerging, and Novice) and specific examples of what each standard means. Parents as well as teachers have loved these guides. :-) Stay tuned: Grades 2-8 coming in the next few days! Did I mention this is FREE!
This has been hammered into my head ever since last semester! As an English teacher, we're held responsible for the teaching of Literacy. However, it is EVERY teacher's job to promote Literacy, not just ours! Every teacher, no matter what their content area is, should be integrating Literacy into their lessons! Literacy is also a BIG part of the Common Core Standards.
This kindergarten skill goal sheet that is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what skills they have mastered. Skills are based on common core standards and is included in color and black and white. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box.
FREE..Main Idea Freebie! Reading, Reading Strategies, Tools for Common Core 2nd, 3rd, 4th Worksheets, Activities, Printables..Main idea is a difficult concept for students to grasp. Before having students identify the main idea within text, have students determine the main idea of a group of words. Then, have students determine what supporting detail does not support the main idea of a paragraph. Common Core Standards RI.2.2, RI.3.2, RI.4.2
This is a wonderful tool that works with any type of informational or non-fiction text. This resource is Common Core aligned and was created for upper grades. Students are scaffolded through this response sheet.
This skill goal sheet is a two page resource that is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what second grade skills they have mastered. There is one sheet for ELA and one sheet for math. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box.
This simple one page skill goal sheet that is a fun and very visual way for the kids to see what first grade skills they have mastered. When a skill has been mastered, the child can put a sticker in the box. Excellent motivation to meet first grade goals. It can be kept in data folders or even given to parents and parent teacher conferences to keep parents informed on what their child is learning.
3rd Grade Common Core Skills- Included for both ELA and math. Clear and visual communication for parents, teachers and students to see what is learned in their grade. Great for goal setting and students tracking their learning.