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From Common Core Standards to Curriculum: Five Big Ideas

The first in a series, this article emphasizes the need to read through all the standards, not just the grade level you teach.


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On Demand Instruction - YouTube Videos on CC ELA

Their CC videos make better viewing for teachers than students, in my opinion, but are worth viewing if you need help prepare a presentation on a specific standard.


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Reading for Meaning

Substantial sample of the book Core Six by Harvey Silver.  Includes strategies, a few sample lessons for K-6.


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Pinterest | Common Core Online

Pinterest | Common Core Online | News that Matters | Scoop.it

OK, so you'd have to be on some sort of lengthy medical leave that leaves you physically but not mentally incapacitated to get through all these, but just in case, here's a plethora of CCSS links on Pinterest!


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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 | News that Matters | Scoop.it

A growing collection of CCSS lessons, searchable by grade level and subject.  Lesson, printables, rubrics are all included. 


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The top 20 data visualisation tools

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From simple charts to complex maps and infographics, Brian Suda's round-up of the best – and mostly free – tools has everything you need to bring your data to life...

A common question is how to get started with data visualisations. Beyond following blogs, you need to practice – and to practice, you need to understand the tools available. In this article, get introduced to 20 different tools for creating visualisations: from simple charts to complex graphs, maps and infographics. Almost everything here is available for free, and \you may have installed already...


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Randy Rebman's curator insight, January 28, 2013 12:33 PM

This looks like it might be a good source for integrating infographics into the classroom.

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Finding great nonfiction--Talk to a Librarian!

Teachers and parents should consult with librarians about nonfiction for children. They’re the experts and the library is a great place to start.

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On Demand Instruction - YouTube Videos on CC ELA

Their CC videos make better viewing for teachers than students, in my opinion, but are worth viewing if you need help prepare a presentation on a specific standard.


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