Common Core: English Language Arts

The links below connect to presentations and materials produced for Common Core workshops offered at Rockland BOCES’ Professional Development Center.

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K-Gr. 2

Exploring the New NYS Rubrics and Common Core Priorities for K – 2 Teachers (March 2013)
Delving Deeper into Close Reading:  Elementary ELA (January & February 2013)
Text Complexity, Close Reading, and Evidence-based Questions for Elementary Classrooms (December 2011)
Common Core Standards: ELA/Literacy in Grades K-2 (September 2011)

Gr. 3-5

Delving Deeper into Close Reading: Elementary ELA (January & February 2013)
New NYS Writing Rubrics and Common Core Assessments: Grades 3-5 (January 2013)
Exploring the New NYS Curriculum Modules: Grades 3-5 (December 2012 & January 2013)
Text Complexity, Close Reading and Evidence-Based Questions for Elementary Classrooms (December 2011)
Common Core Standards: ELA/Literacy for Grades 3-5 (September 2011)

Gr. 6-8

Exploring the New NYS Curriculum Modules: Grades 6-8 (January & May 2013)
New NYS Writing Rubrics & Common Core Assessments: Grades 6-8 (December 2012 & January 2013)
Delving Deeper into Close Reading: Secondary ELA (December 2012)
Text Complexity, Close Reading and Evidence-Based Questions for Secondary Classrooms (December 2011)
Common Core Standards: ELA/Literacy in Grades 6-8 (October 2011)

Gr. 9-12

Delving Deeper into Close Reading:  Secondary ELA (December 2012)
Text Complexity, Close Reading, and Evidence-based Questions for Secondary Classrooms (December 2011)
Common Core: ELA/Literacy in Grades 9 – 12 (October 2011)

NYSED resources

ELA Common Core Learning Standards

Appendix A– English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects – Research Supporting Key lements of the Standards; Glossary of Key Terms

Appendix B – English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects Text Exemplars and Sample Performance Tasks

Appendix C – English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects Samples of Student Writing

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