In this lesson, students explore the subject area content standards, locate standards for their content areas, and evaluate the connection between the CCSS ELA standards and the CCSS Literacy Standards for Social Studies, Science, and Technical Areas. Additionally, students connect standards to outcomes, objectives, competencies, and I Can Statements.
(00:57-01:22) Content Standards Overview
(01:23-03:49) Content Standards in Use
(03:50-08:16) Finding the Content Standards
(08:17-09:07) Common Core Literacy Standards
Common Core State Standards
This is the official web site for the Common Core ELA and Math Standards. This web site is an easy to navigate portal that includes the ELA Anchor Standards, Standards by Grade, Literacy Standards for History and Social Studies, Literacy Standards for Science and the Technical Areas, Math Practice Standards, and Math Standards by Grade. In addition to the complete set of standards, this site provides the appendices to the standards, which include student work samples, suggested texts, implementation guidance, and instructional strategies.
Common Core State Standards: Implementation Tools and Resources
This document provides resources on teaching with the Common Core State Standards, which are great implementation tools for teachers who are integrating Common Core Standards into their lessons and instruction. This handbook provides an overview of available videos, presentations, and documents designed to support CCSS implementation. Each resource includes a brief overview to assist you in finding the best tools to meet your needs. Most videos present clear rationales and strategies for implementation.