Bringing the Common Core to Life in K-8 Classrooms
By Eric Jensen and Leann Nickelsen

Discover strategies to promote student mastery of the Common Core State Standards for English language arts across the curriculum. Explore techniques to lead students in close reading, activate their background knowledge to prepare them for learning, and gain insight into habit formation. You’ll develop the know-how to effectively structure teaching to empower all students.
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CCSS and ELLs Common Core State Standards and English Language Learners
By Estee Lopez, Ed.D.

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) pose an exciting challenge for all educators and their students, each of whom is expected to meet these standards. The CCSS in English Language Arts (ELA) articulate rigorous grade-level expectations focused on higher order thinking processes in the areas of speaking, listening, reading, and writing to prepare all students to be college and career ready. To this end, this reference guide is designed to increase educators’ ability to make teaching and learning decisions based on research-based best practices for the academic and language achievement of English language learners (ELLs). It can also serve to initiate professional learning conversations and guide educators to resources that accelerate and improve the performance of ELL students.
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Common Core State Standards: A Step-by-Step Approach Mathematics, Grades K-5
By Toby Karten

This reference guide provides an overview for the K-5 Mathematics Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and offers educators a step-by-step approach to help students gain math knowledge and skills. The math standards encourage students to become critical thinkers who are able to make sense of problems and reason abstractly.
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School Leader’s Guide To the Common Core: Achieving Results Through Rigor and Relevance
By James A. Bellanca, Robin J. Fogarty, Brian M. Pete, and Rebecca L. Stinson

The authors offer five principles for school leaders on effective coaching and feedback. You can implement the Common Core State Standards with downloadable reproducible, lists of resources to support the many topics affected, discussion questions, and relevant information to share with your colleagues.
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