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Documents | DocsTeach

Documents | DocsTeach | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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National Archives searchable database of primary sources.

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Literacy Skill Library that includes reading skills, writing skills, speaking skills and critical thinking strategies.

Literacy Skill Library that includes reading skills, writing skills, speaking skills and critical thinking strategies. | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Our Skill Library empowers educators with high-level reading, writing and speaking skills that support the teaching of academic literacy skills across content areas.
Each literacy skill page offers practical student handouts, support tools, assessment rubrics, and mini-lessons that can be displayed digitally with our Zoom Presentation Deck.
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Resources for skills work in the classroom - reinforces standards-based learning, supports performance assessment: Working with Non-Fiction, Working with Fiction, Writing Center, Speaking and Listening

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Welcome · Digital Public Library of America

Welcome · Digital Public Library of America | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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History/Social Studies and other content areas: Access to millions of items from museums, libraries, archives around the United States; searchable by timeline, map, and virtual bookshelf.

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Rubrics for Teachers - Assessment

Rubrics for Teachers - Assessment | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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"A collection of rubrics for assessing portfolios, cooperative learning, research process/ report, PowerPoint, oral presentation, web page, blog, wiki, and other social media projects." University of Wisconsin STOUT

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Authentic Assessment Toolbox Home Page

Authentic Assessment Toolbox Home Page | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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A great resource for understanding traditional versus authentic assessment and learning about performance task by Jon Mueller.

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Inspirational Teaching Videos: Covering Common Core, Math, Science, English And More

Inspirational Teaching Videos: Covering Common Core, Math, Science, English And More | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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From the Teaching Channel: Common Core classroom vidoes, arranged by subject, grade level

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Companion Resources for Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12

Companion Resources for Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12 | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Companion resources for the book Supporting Students in a Time of Core Standards: English Language Arts, Grades 9-12
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Collection of links to printable resources (meant to accompany the book) for grades 9-12.

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About the Tasks - About the Tasks - New York City Department of Education

About the Tasks - About the Tasks - New York City Department of Education | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
NYC educators and national experts are developing Common Core-aligned tasks embedded in a unit of study to support schools in implementing the Citywide Instructional Expectations.
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Virtual Training Modules: Introduction to Common Core Aligned Resources; Introduction to Text and Task Sets; How to Use Text and Task Sets

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The Vermont Writing Collaborative: Writing for Understanding

The Vermont Writing Collaborative: Writing for Understanding | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Writing for Understanding is an approach to writing instruction, at all grade levels, that recognizes that at the heart of effective writing is the building of meaning, expressed in a way so that others can follow the writer’s thinking.
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Common Core Writing Units, downloadable resources:

Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grades 9-10, Grades 11-12

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ASCD Educore - Channels - Literacy Tools - LDC

ASCD Educore - Channels - Literacy Tools - LDC | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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Framework, models, sample units, templates: MS/HS

Argumentation module

Informational module

ELA examples

Science examples

Social Studies examples

 

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Publishers_Criteria_for_3-12.pdf

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Revised publisher's criteria for:

ELA & Literacy, grades 6-12 curricula

History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects, grades 6-12 literacy curricula

 

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Literacy Design Collaborative |

Literacy Design Collaborative | | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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Collection of exemplary tasks and modules for English Language arts, history/social studies, and science & technical subjects.

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Literacy Design Collaborative | English Language Arts

Literacy Design Collaborative | English Language Arts | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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CCSS aligned modules for English Language Arts shared by the Literacy Design Collaborative.

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Framework for 21st Century Learning - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills

Framework for 21st Century Learning - The Partnership for 21st Century Skills | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
The Framework presents a holistic view of 21st century teaching and learning that combines a discrete focus on 21st century student outcomes (a blending
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Core Subjects and 21st century themes; learning and innovation skills; information, media, and technology skills; life and career skills

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Literacy in the Discipline Comparison

Literacy in the Discipline Comparison | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Educators can use the table below to better understand literacy in their discipline. To make the table more accessible, we identified content areas commonly taught in middle and high school and categorized them under the different disciplines. Then, we compared what each discipline reads, what they write about, and what their research looks like.
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Literacy TA: CCSS Literacy across content areas; skill instruction, 21st century skills; critical thinking

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Home | Common Core State Standards Initiative

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New navigation system - Parents: Myths vs. Facts; Standards & Resources; Process: FAQS

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Common Core Tips - Literacy in Science | The Biology Corner

Common Core Tips - Literacy in Science | The Biology Corner | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
This article is going to focus on common core standard 2, which states "Determine the central ideas or conclusion of a text; summarize complex concepts, processes, or information presented in a text by paraphrasing them in simpler but still...
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Resource for high school science teachers; see also "Dissecting Science Literacy Standards" from The Biology Corner.

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BetterLesson

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BetterLesson and the NEA have partnered to create the NEA Master Teacher Project to share  best teaching practices around the Common Core. Lessons for grades 6-12, ELA and math. Two Vermont educators are identified as Master Teachers and share math lessons.

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Resources - janrichardsonreading

Resources - janrichardsonreading | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Jan Richardson Guided Reading
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Dr. Jan Richardson wrote, The Next Step in Guided Reading, and has created a website with resources in the following areas: Book Study Guides, Comprehension Scaffolds, Guided Word Study, Guided Writing, Lesson Plan Templates, Observation and Assessment

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National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium : Career Technical Education : Common Career Technical Core : Common Career Technical Core

National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium : Career Technical Education : Common Career Technical Core : Common Career Technical Core | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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State-led inititate to establish a set of high-quality standards for CTE coordinated by the National Association of State Directors of Career & Technical Education Consortium.

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Tasks, Units & Student Work - Common Core Library - New York City Department of Education

Tasks, Units & Student Work - Common Core Library - New York City Department of Education | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
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Common Core tasks aligned to units of study, searchable by grade level and subject area; optional filter by standards.

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Achievethecore.org :: Text Complexity Collection

Achievethecore.org :: Text Complexity Collection | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Includes tools for selecting texts that meet the complexity and quality demands of the CCSS.
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Choosing materials for the classroom:

Qualitative review of text complexity

Quantitative review of text complexity

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Resources for Student-Centered Instruction in a Time of Common Core Standards

Resources for Student-Centered Instruction in a Time of Common Core Standards | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
NCTE resources on the Common Core State Standards for the English Language Arts (ELA). Includes resources on text complexity, close reading, writing and argumentation, using informational texts, and other key shifts in teaching practice.
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National Council of Teachers of English Common Core resources searchable by Middle School or High School subtopics

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seeing_the_future.pdf

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How Common Core will affect ELA & Literacy, grades 3-12.

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Home - VermontPLN

Home - VermontPLN | Grades 6-12 English Language Arts & Literacy Resources | Scoop.it
Providing professional learning opportunities for Vermont educators in Common Core State Standards and Instructional Leadership through a partnership with the Vermont Agency of Education
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Link to resources, workshops, professional learning series, credit courses.

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