Nearly every state has independently adopted the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), making this practical guide an indispensable resource for PreK-2 teachers and teachers-in-training. Leading authorities explain each of the English language arts (ELA) standards and vividly show how to implement them. The book is filled with grade-specific classroom vignettes, instructional strategies and activities, sample lesson plans, and discussion questions. Chapters cover the major ELA strands reading (literature, informational texts, and foundational skills); writing; speaking and listening; and language. Issues of assessment and technology integration are also explored. An appendix includes thematic units for each grade level demonstrating ways to embed CCSS/ELA standards into content-area instruction. See also Teaching with the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts, Grades 3-5.It would certainly be acceptable to assign different texts for the reading and writing periods, but I suspect most teachers will find it more ... For example, in the Key Ideas and Details section of the third-grade reading standards, students are asked to recount stories, stating the ... DONa#39;T LOSE SIGHT OF THE aDVaNCES OF THE PaST 20 YEaRS Gehsmann and Templeton (Chapter 4) emphasize well theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Teaching with the Common Core Standards for English Language Arts, PreK-2|
|Author||:||Lesley Mandel Morrow, Timothy Shanahan|
|Publisher||:||Guilford Press - 2012-11-29|