Oct. 4, 2012
Common Core Literacy Lesson Plans: Ready-to-Use Resources
contains 105 model lesson plans that are easy to implement and include reproducible handouts, differentiation ideas to help teachers modify their lessons for both struggling and advanced learners, and assessment ideas, including rubrics and scoring guides.
says, "A lot of the Common Core books on the market discuss the standards in very general terms. As a former teacher, I knew that teachers needed a book that would be more practical and provide actual lesson plans that could be used in the classroom. Our lesson plans are ready to use as written and will also help teachers come up with their own ideas for lesson plans."
The books offer tips in a 3 part series: grades
. These ready-to-use, grade-appropriate lesson plans for teaching the standards in reading, writing, speaking/listening, and language can be used in English as well as across the curriculum. In addition to handouts, assessments, resources, and differentiation ideas, each lesson plan includes the Common Core State Standards covered in the lesson, an overview of the objectives and focus of the lesson, and background knowledge and time required to successfully implement the lesson. "Our new series makes it easy for teachers to understand the Common Core State Standards and bring them to life in the classroom," says Eye On Education's President
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