5 Top Resources for Aligning Your Social Studies Curricula to the Common Core – Flemington, NJ, United States, ASCD EDge Blog post – A Professional Networking Community for Educators
Several resources on this list (at least 3, maybe 4) that I wasn’t previously familiar with.
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Common Core Essentials – Home
If you love learning about the CCSS, this blog is for you. It has it all.
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Lesson Planning and the Common Core: A Unit Based on TED.com | Edutopia
Great example of how to plan with the standards in mind and create meaningful, engaging activities.
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TPS Journal – Feature Article, Teaching with Primary Sources (Library of Congress)
How can primary sources help you meet the CCSS? This article explains in detail.
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Infographics and the Common Core | The Biology Corner
Again, another engaging way to meet the standards. Infographics as teaching tools, or better yet when they’re created by students, can have plenty of educational impact.
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Four Creative Ways to Teach the Common Core with Public Media | Edspace
I really appreciate the way the CCSS transition has brought out voices that demonstrate that common standards don’t require “common” (i.e. bland) teaching.
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Textual Straits: Exploring Informational and Literary Genre Requirements | Burkins & Yaris
A brilliant take on the fine lines that exist within any standards. It’s challenging to capture the essence of this post in a short blurb. If you teach ELA at any level, it’s definitely a must read.
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