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Common Core General Resources and Training

Common Core General Resources

Training / Reference

RCOERCOE Resources – Scroll down to the video section SBAC“Performance Task Overview” (11min 13sec) module
green_boxhttp://www.achievethecore.org/ SBAC“Student Interface for Online Testing” (22min 48 sec) module
NCSC LogoNational Center and State Collaborative
–Students With Severe Cognitive Disabilities Wiki
SBACPractice Tests By Grade Level
PDF-iconK-5 Teaching Strategies
–Illinois State Board of Education
SBACSBAC Sample Tests
–No username and password, just click sign in, then choose grade level
North CarolinaUnpacking The Standards + Crosswalks
–North Carolina’s unpacking grade-by-grade
SBAC All SBAC Resources
CDE logoCCSS Professional Learning Modules for Educators
–California Department of Education
Google Drive IconThinking Maps
CDE logoCommon Core Resources Search
–California Department of Education
Google Drive IconGoogle Drive / Google Docs
Federal Registry For Educational Excellence
–Browse by standard is a nice feature here
Google-Search-iconGoogle Training Resources
Smithsonian Education LogoSmithsonian Education
–Search resources by Common Core aligned standards by state
RCOERCOE Resources – Scroll down to the video section
Cornell NotesCornell Notes
–A nice resource page for doing Cornell notes: .ppt, blank forms, etc. Here are two videos that teach Cornell Notes as well:
San Diego UnifiedSan Diego Unified Instructional Routines
Flowcabulary iconFlocabulary–Educational Hip Hop Decimal Place Value 5th Grade Lesson Study
Common Core Lesson Study Tuscany Hills Elementary 9.12.2013
betterlesson.com Common Core Report Card – English
NYC logoSearch Task, Units, and Student Work By Grade Level Common Core Gradebook – Spanish
CTA Summer Institute Materials and Resources
–includes CCSS ELA spirals by standard across grade levels
–includes ELD (K-12) Standards & Progression (Scrolls down to find on this webpage)
–includes Tech tips and much more
Great Example of How to Use a Live Binder by LEUSD Teacher David Russell
SuccessAtTheCore.com
Success at the Core Success at the Core is a FREE resource for educational leaders and teachers. Register to get immediate access to videos and printable materials that can complement and guide your teaching methods.
http://learnzillion.com/
*Several Lesson Plans (Grades K-12) written by Achieve, the creators of the CCSS can be found @ http://www.achieve.org/EQuIP (scroll to bottom of the page for lesson plans)

*An ABSOLUTELY AMAZING RESOURCE FULL OF LESSON PLANS from Louisiana Dept of Ed! Grades TK-12 and several subjects! Visit http://www.louisianabelieves.com/resources/library/year-long-scope-sequence to learn more!The article “What Does a Good Common Core Lesson Plan Look Like” is highly informative and and includes 3 great lesson plans for teachers looking to introduce the CCSS and the pedagogical shifts demanded by the CCSS into the classroom. Check it out at http://www.npr.org/blogs/ed/2014/06/04/318232292/what-does-a-good-common-core-lesson-look-like. Units are embedded in the article.

 
*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 

Avid.org - Endless CCSS resources and teaching materials aligned to the CCSS *Weebly -Create your own (free) classroom website @ https://education.weebly.com/

LEUSD Produced Common Core Video Training

Common Core Professional Development: 8 Standards of Mathematical Practice In This Training We will: *Engage in and analyze tasks *Develop and communicate our problem-solving strategies *Internalize the problem-solving strategies of others *Reflect on our own instructional strategies In order to strengthen our capacity to develop these 8 behaviors of expert mathematicians in our students and choose tasks that allow this to happen. -Ryan Dent, Principal and Kristan Quiocho TOSA

Decimal Place Value 5th Grade Lesson Study

Common Core Lesson Study Tuscany Hills Elementary 9.12.2013
 
 
 
 
 
Ed Tech & E-Learning Resources
*It doesn’t get any better than Google Classrooms Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
100 Incredible Educational Apps (many free!) for teachers and students from an E-Backpack app to exploring engines in 3D! Check them all out @ http://www.eclassroomnews.com/2014/07/03/whats-appening-100-apps-for-education/2/   
 
 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
 
 
*7 Web Tools for Digital Storytelling! Free! http://tlc.simplek12.com/7dswebtools
 
 
Shoomp.com has TONS of information and resources for 100′s of pieces of literature. Homework help, digital resources http://www.shmoop.com/
 
*Weebly - Create your own (free) classroom website @ https://education.weebly.com/
 
 
•Info on creating a “flipped Learning” scenario in the classroom -http://fln.schoolwires.net//site/Default.aspx?PageID=92
 
IXL Amazing Site for allowing students take online assessments Practice that Feels like Play: Dynamic, Adaptive Learning for TK-12 and several subjects. - http://www.ixl.com/
 
 
Quia – Create your own educational games, quizzes, surveys, and web pages. Search millions of games and quizzes created by educators around the world! @ http://www.quia.com/
 
 
Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create interactive art, stories, simulations, and games – and share those creations online.  – http://scratched.media.mit.edu/
 
 
CITEd’s Learn Center showcases hundreds of tools to help you meet everyday educational challenges through technology. Search our list of topic areas by role and responsibility to find a wide range of relevant, staff-reviewed resources and research. Consult the Learning in Brief articles for guidance on specific topics from the research literature. @ http://www.cited.org/index.aspx
 
 
Matrix for determining the best assistive technology  for your individual students @ http://techmatrix.org/
 
 
The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators in Grades K-12 This resource provides EXCELLENT information on the great web tools/ educational technology for teachers in elementary, middle, and high school. This is an wonderful place to start if you are looking to implement technology into your classroom and lesson plans! http://dmlcentral.net/sites/dmlcentral/files/resource_files/_final_edits__super_book_of_web_tools_for_educators.pdf
 

* Remind 101 – Automatically send homework and other reminders to your student’s phones @ Remind101.com  *Nutmegeducation.org – Free CCSS quizzes @ nutmegeduation.org *3 Cents Poll by iTunes – Capture data quickly and easily with this app! Get student input in a matter of seconds @ https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/three-cents-create-polls-get/id603160084?mt=8

Math Resources
http://cc.betterlesson.com/common_core?from=landing—————————————————————————-

RCOE -Wouldn’t it be cool if a great number of the mathematical tools that we need and use (hundred charts, decimal squares, addition mats, number lines, fraction circles, base ten, etc.) were in one place to pull from, especially with the framework calling for the importance of mathematical routines to develop number sense?  :) Here’s a link that comes from RCOE’s mathematics website that does just that for you…it’s very useful, and a keeper!http://lrt.ednet.ns.ca/PD/BLM/table_of_contents.htm3rd Grade Math Module — San DiegoK-5 Math Modules and Games — San DiegoIllustrative Mathematics

 

http://www.illustrativemathematics.org/fractions_progressionInside MathematicsMathematics Assessment ProjectBrokers of Expertise–CCSS Training ModulesNational Council of Teachers of MathematicsThree Act Math ActivitiesCCSSMath.orgOrchestrating Productive Discussions in Math and ScienceEngaging Students in the Standards for Mathematics PracticeLesson Study Documents Zip Folder –Template and Instructions

http://www.commoncoreconversation.com/math-resources.html#sthash.4L6l2j7R.dpbs

 
*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
Science Resources

Science and Technical Subject Lesson plans from Achieve.org @ http://achievethecore.org/page/733/science-and-the-technical-subjects-lessons National Math and Science Initiative – free lesson plans @ https://nms.org/Resources/FreeLessons.aspx  Center for Teaching Quality – Free lesson ideas/resources @ http://www.teachingquality.org/content/more-common-core-lessons-science-teachers-activities

*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visihttp://www.flubaroo.com/ 
English Language Arts Resources
http://www.shmoop.com/ – Homework help, digital resources
http://cc.betterlesson.com/common_core - Over 1500 CCSS lesson plans!
 word doc iconHow To Do Socratic Seminars
Read Write ThinkReadWriteThink.org

An incredible online dictionary that does so much more than provide definitions. Find words in several languages, and learn fun facts about how words are created @ http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/us  The article “What Does a Good Common Core Lesson Plan Look Like” is highly informative and and includes 3 great lesson plans for teachers looking to introduce the CCSS and the pedagogical shifts demanded by the CCSS into the classroom. Check it out at http://www.npr.org/blogs/ed/2014/06/04/318232292/what-does-a-good-common-core-lesson-look-like. Units are embedded in the article.

*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
Social Studies Resources
Smithsonian Education LogoSmithsonian Education
–Search resources by Common Core aligned standards by state

NCSS C3C3 Framework For Social Studies PDF

–From SocialStudies.org

CCSS LogoCalifornia Council for Social Studies

–Check out the useful website category

Virtual Field Trips

–SCORE (http://score.rims.k12.ca.us)

CA sealBrokers of Expertise

–Social Studies K-5

PBS_logoHistory Detectives

–PBS’s cross-curricular resource, includes CCSS

UC Irvine LogoUC Irvine History Project

–An institutional framework for collaboration between the UCI History Department and K-12 history/social science teachers in Orange County.
*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
 
GATE
Ed Tech and the Gifted Student http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/08/24/01edtech-gifted.h31.html Common Core State Standards and Gifted Education by the National Association for Gifted Children @ http://www.nagc.org/CommonCoreStateStandards.aspx Meeting the Needs of the Gifted Learner in the Common Core Classroom from UC Irvine @ http://www.ocde.us/CommonCoreCA/Documents/UCIandOCDEGATECCSSwebinar.pdf

*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
AP
http://www.shmoop.com/ - Homework help, digital resources Online Learning Takes AP Anywhere Article: http://thejournal.com/articles/2013/01/13/online-learning-takes-ap-anywhere.aspx?=THEEL College Board: Reconciling AP Exams With Common Core @ http://www.aasa.org/content.aspx?id=27296 Common Core State Standards Alignment Advanced Placement – College Board Report @ http://media.collegeboard.com/digitalServices/pdf/research/RR2011-8.pdf AP Social Studies / History Lesson Plans and Conversation  http://www.commoncoreconversation.com/social-studies-resources.html#sthash.vNkgjPBO.dpbs

*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/ 
Transitional Kindergarten
California Kindergarten Association @ http://www.californiakindergartenassociation.org/common-core-standards/ TK California – Resources for TK teachers @ http://www.tkcalifornia.org/teaching-tools/classroom-instructional-planning/sample-planning.html An incredible source for TK lesson from the Louisiana Department of Education! Tons of units and lessons! http://www.louisianabelieves.com/resources/library/year-long-scope-sequence

 
CTE

The Common Career Technical Core (CCTC) is a state-led initiative to establish a set of rigorous, high-quality standards for Career Technical Education (CTE) See more at: http://www.careertech.org/career-technical-education/cctc/info.html#sthash.vdU946dA.dpuf 

The Common Core Standards and Their Implications for Career and Technical Education by Achieve.org. Find article @ http://www.achieve.org/files/CCSS-CTE-BridgingtheDivide.pdf

*It doesn’t get any better than Google Education! Check out their free resources and create a 21st Century Learning environment for you and you students!!! Visit http://www.google.com/edu/index.html 
 
*Flubaroo is a free tool that enables teachers to Grade online assignments, get reporting and analysis on student performance, email students their scores, and so much more. Works great with lessons built using the free Google Classroom tools too! Visit http://www.flubaroo.com/