The tri-fold laminated reference guide Common Core Standards a English Language Arts: Strategies for Student Success (Grades 6-12) by Toby Karten presents an at-a-glance overview of the CCSS for English Language Arts (ELA) for students in grades 6-12. It is intended to help middle and high school teachers understand the organization and application of the standards for diverse students, including those with special needs.Topics covered in the guide include: * Challenges of the cross-disciplinary design of CCSS for ELA at the secondary level * College and career readiness (CCR) * CCR anchor standards for reading: literature (RL) and informational text (RI) * CCR anchor standards for writing (W) * CCR anchor standards for speaking and listening (SL) * CCR anchor standards for language (L) * Differentiating instruction for students at different reading levels * Models for measuring and evaluating text complexity * Strategies for helping students with disabilities achieve ELA standards The CCSS for ELA raise the bar to ensure students master the reading, writing, speaking and listening, and language skills they need to be college and career ready in literacy. They will yield effective outcomes for all studentsaincluding those with disabilitiesaif educators creatively and consistently embrace them and connect them to all of their students.... standards for literature and informational text, including both the understanding and the evaluation of fiction and nonfiction genre. ... The vast literary choices include short stories, novels, news articles, poems, myths, essays, plays, technical texts, historical ... sections, one for English classes and one that relates the literacy skills to history, social studies, science, and technical subjects. Specific standards are denoted for the content teachers of students in grades 6-8, 9-10, and 11-12.
|Title||:||Common Core Standards and English Language Arts Grades 6 -12: Strategies for Student Success|
|Publisher||:||National Professional Resources Inc./Dude Publishing - 2013-01-01|