Common myths about ELA Common Core


Answers to some common myths about Common Core




A helpful lesson plan template with check boxes for the standards-this version is a form, which means you will only be able to complete the fields.

Same lesson plan template as above, but this version is not a form, so you can move things around, copy and paste, and/or delete to your heart's content!

Voki- Create an avatar to deliver information in a creative way!
www.voki.com

Bubbl.us- online graphic organizers, a great tool for classroom brainstorming
www.bubbl.us

Great nonfiction articles for struggling readers
www.tweentribune.com

2012 Summer Institute Materials from DPI
http://si2012ela.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/

Primary US Documents
www.smithsoniansource.org
www.carterfoundation.org

Peace Corps Website great for providing cultural contexts
http://wws.peacecorps.gov/wws/index.cfm?

Very cool technology resources
http://web2012.discoveryeducation.com/web20tools.cfm