Governing Board

Common Core State Standards Resource List

GENERAL

Common Cores Standards Official website sponsored by Council of Chief State School Officers and the National Governor's Association

http://www.corestandards.org

Council of Chief State School Officers - national association of state superintendents – helpful communications tools

http://www.ccsso.org/Resources/Programs/Implementing_the_Common_Core_Standards_%28ICCS%29.html

International Center for Leadership in Education – White paper on Implementing the Common Core and resources to assist with developing an implementation plan

http://www.leadered.com/

Engage New York – this is the Common Core Site for New York State. You'll find videos, lessons and general resources here. New York will be posting curriculum units shortly to this site.

http://engageny.org

Hunt Videos – 30 videos on key topics of the common core Jordan-Granite School Districts Consortium – these two school districts have developed resources on implementing the common core

http://www.jordandistrict.org/?s=common+core&submit=Search

National Parent Teachers Association – communication tools for every grade regarding the Common Core State Standards

http://www.pta.org/common_core_state_standards.asp

New York Department of Education – model curriculum units

http://schools.nyc.gov/Academics/CommonCoreLibrary/TasksUnitsStudentWork/default.htm

Northwest Regional Education Laboratory – general resources on the common core

http://educationnorthwest.org/resource/1334

Ohio Department of Education – Example of common core curriculum, units of study for grades K-12

http://www.education.ohio.gov/GD/Templates/pages/ODE/ODEPrimary.aspx?page=2&TopicRelationID=1696

Smithfield School District RI – sample units and resources developed by a school district in Rhode Island

http://www.smithfield-ps.org/ccss-resources-teachers

Student Achievement Partners – non-profit organization formed to support the Common Core State Standards

http://www.achievethecore.org

Successful Practice Network – Gold Seal Lessons – exemplary lessons developed by teachers to achieve the rigor and relevance of the common core

http://www.successfulpractices.org/

Teaching Channel – this website provides videos of classroom teachers presenting lessons in all content areas. Helpful to critique the instructional shifts required in the common core

http://www.teachingchannel.org/videos/surface-area-lesson?fd=1

Thinkfinity – Teacher resources developed by the Verizon Foundation

http://www.thinkfinity.org

Utah Education network – lots of quality lessons in all content areas

http://www.uen.org/lesson

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS AND LITERACY

CCSS ELA and Literacy standards

Appendix A - Background information

Appendix B – Text exemplars and performance tasks

Appendix C – Writing exemplars

http://www.corestandards.org

Common Core Curriculum Maps – Funded originally by the Gates Foundation approximately 5000 teachers have contributed to the development of these units. Originally free you can still find the free document in the archived files. E-versions and hardbound copies now available for a fee.

http://commoncore.org/maps

National Council of English Teachers

http://www.ncte.org/standards/commoncore

International Reading Association - Common Core webinars and resources

http://www.reading.org/Resources/ResourcesByTopic/CommonCore-resourcetype/CommonCore-rtresources.aspxPISA

Released Items for Reading

http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/13/34/38709396.pdf

MATHEMATICS

CCSS Mathematics Standards

http://www.corestandards.org

High School content maps and syllabi

CCSS Appendix A

http://www.corestandards.org

Deborah Ball –Professor at the University of Michigan – excellent videos illustrating quality math classes

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~dball/multimedia/index.html

Hung-Hsi Wu's Home Page – served on the Math CCSS writing group. Excellent tools & resources for high school teachers.

http://math.berkeley.edu/~wu/

Illuminations – NCTM resources for teaching math (activities, lessons)

http://illuminations.nctm.org

Illustrative Mathematics Project – Funded by the Gates Foundation, this site features the domains of the Common Core State Standards for K-8 and the High School. The site is being developed to provide teachers with sample items for each of the standards.

http://illustrativemathematics.org

Inside Mathematics – resources and videos illustrating the mathematical practices

http://www.insidemathematics.org

Mathematical Practice rubrics and supplement – Rubrics developed by a group of secondary teachers to help guide the implementation of the mathematical practices. The supplemental document provides additional resources for each of the eight mathematical practices.

http://bestcase.wordpress.com/2011/07/22/mathematical-practices/

Mathematical Progression Documents – Describes in detail the development of the domains.

http://commoncoretools.wordpress.comMathematical

Modeling in a Real & Complex World – Units developed by Montana University for high school mathematics

http://www.math.montana.edu/frankw/ccp/modeling/topic.htm

MSP Project Drew Kravin & Phil Gonzales – This site is a Math Science Partnership site that features units of study by grade level. The units were developed in partnership with classroom teachers.

https://sites.google.com/a/wccusd.net/mcc-wccusd1/home/resources/lessons

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)

http://www.nctm.org

National Common Core Coaliton – represents 8 national mathematics organizations

http://www.nctm.org/standards/mathcommoncore

National Council of Supervisor of Mathematics

http://www.mathleadership.org/ccss

One hundred Plus tools on STEM for teachers – This is a tool that was prepared by a teacher who has reviewed over one hundred different math, science and STEM sites. She has used the live binder tool to organize these resources. Live binder does not screen any of these tools. Link captures many high quality sites in one place.

http://www.livebinders.com/play/play_or_edit?id=126258

Stepping Stones – 40 interdisciplinary projects for grades 7-12 developed by Indian University to model real world application of mathematics

http://www.indiana.edu/~iucme/mathmodeling/lessons.htm

Think Math

http://thinkmath.edc.org

Wolfram Math World – search engine for mathematical problems

http://Mathworld.wolfram.com

 Compiled by San Marcos Unified School District: Thank you

Shifts in English Language Arts and Mathematics