Tag Archives: CCSS

CCSS Resource: Integrating Evidence Based Claims in the Content Areas

Here are the PowerPoints shared with our staff last week by Jamie W., our Literacy Coach from BOCES. CLick on the images to download the files.

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Achieve the Core: An Online Resource

Click on the image below to visit http://www.achievethecore.org.  It is a national level resource about the common core that you may find valuable.

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Tri-State Quality Review Rubric – Introduction Activity for Dimension 1

Over the next several months we will begin looking at the Tri-State Quality Rubric in our department and PLC Meetings as a tool for teachers to self assess the quality of the integration of the CCSS into daily lesson planning. … Continue reading

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The Tri-State Quality Review Rubric

The Tri-State Quality Review Rubric is a really powerful tool for helping teachers and PLC Teams self assess the quality of their lessons and units of instruction against a state wide rubric. Adopted by New York, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, … Continue reading

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Online Resources for the Odell Units

For access to all of the Odell units: http://odelleducation.com/literacy-curriculum. This link is also on our “Useful Links” section on the right side of every page on this blog for you to access any time. For the Odell Unit 1 Reading Closely … Continue reading

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PLC Meeting Agenda (9.24.2013)

During today’s PLC meeting we will be reviewing and planning for the implementation of the CCSS Odell lesson each PLC developed during the PD days last June. Here are links to the documents related to today’s PLC meeting. Agenda Template (complete … Continue reading

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CCSS Resource: Guiding Questions for Close Reading

  Checkout this great resource from the Odell Units.  

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Teacher Video – Multiple Ways to Experience a Text (a CCSS Unit)

As we begin a new school year, consider leveraging the following resource from http://www.teachingchannel.org on how to develop and deliver a CCSS aligned lesson on analyzing a text in multiple ways. Click here to view the video.

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Common Core: Paint Chips Vocabulary Strategy

We all know that vocabulary acquisition is an essential part of effective pedagogy. Click here to watch an interesting and colorful way to help students deeply understand and use academic vocabulary.

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A Short Video Summary of the Common Core State Standards

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