Common Core Connections: Unpacking Academic Vocabulary | Common Core Standards and Teaching Nonfiction |

Are you wondering where to begin to adopt the Common Core Vocabulary Standards? While there are many specific vocabulary standards clearly listed in the K-12 Language strand, it's helpful and important to look at Academic Vocabulary from the big picture view known as Shift 6. 


Using educational technology and being intentional with your students about what they are learning and why they are learning offers many, many opportuntities for students to work and collaborate using Tier 2 and 3 vocabulary.

Via Deb Gardner, FZ West High Library