Tag Archives: Common Core tools

Cool Tool | The Visual Edge

Common Core Standards pose many challenges, including quantity, rigor, and a lack of precise resources. The Visual Edge: Graphic Organizers for Standards Based Learning, Common Core 6-12 is designed based on the principle that visual learning is an effective, efficient … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Total Motivation ELA

Here’s a print and online supplemental curriculum that integrates critical thinking and process skills with instruction. It is built to provide complete alignment to 100 percent of the Common Core Standards for Reading/Language Arts and addresses rigor, depth, and conceptual understanding—online and in … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | Snapshot

As a Computer Technology Instructor and Teacher for third and fourth grades at Beatrice Gilmore Elementary in New Jersey, Billy Krakower integrates a variety of technologies into his instruction. “It makes my life easier and ultimately helps my students learn better, which … Continue reading

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Math CCSS

It takes a community (and some great online sources). FEATURE | by Judy Faust Hartnett If you are a teacher, administrator, or mathematician currently working with the CCSS math standards, there are many very helpful resources available. Here are two … Continue reading

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Cool Tool | BirdBrain

BirdBrain provides teachers with independent reading for the highest and lowest readers in their classroom while also meeting the demands of the Common Core State Standards. To do this, BirdBrain Science serves differentiated science articles at multiple reading levels. Students … Continue reading

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