Quick reference guide for navigating and using this website. Updated 2/5/2018Read more

Some form of writing activity should be included in every reading intervention session for students whose deficit area is word identification. Writing helps strengthen letter sound relationships and is one of the most effective strategies to use in develop the syntactic cueing system.Read more

With Pear Deck, each student in your class will connect to your presentation on any device, answer your interactive questions, and learn from their peers.Read more

Voki is a free collection of customizable speaking avatars for teachers and students that enhances classroom instruction, class engagement, and lesson comprehension.Read more

Kahoot is a game-based learning platform. You and your students will play, learn, and have fun together!Read more

This website offers many thought-provoking ideas and innovative resources on a myriad of topics. Select the "Linked URL" to the right to visit this website.Read more

Padlet is an online tool that allows students (and teachers) to collaborate on projects. Check out the school-friendly version of Padlet, called Padlet Backpack. Select the "Linked URL" to the right to explore this resource.Read more

Use Plickers for quick checks for understanding to know whether your students are understanding big concepts and mastering key skills. Select the Linked URL to the right to visit the Plickers website.Read more

Viewers will become familiar with the tools and resources available to conduct Classroom Discussions in grades K, 1, and 2.Read more

Create visual stories using curated artwork from illustrators and animators. Explore StorybirdRead more

A library of uniquely interactive, web-based virtual manipulative's or concept tutorials, mostly in the form of Java applets, for mathematics instruction (K-12 emphasis).Read more

A free, subscription-based service that contains quality multimedia on all subjects for all grade levels. Once subscribed you can tag and annotate your favorite resources for future reference.Read more

K-12 annotated student writing samples illustrating the integration of content understanding and writing in the three types of writing expected by the CCSS. There are two types of resources available:

On-Demand Writing provides a progression of writing across grades (K-5 and 6-12);...Read more

Answer the Short Essay Question.Read more

Answer the Short Essay Question.Read more

Answer the Short Essay Question.Read more

The K-2 Speaking and Listening Evidence Statements were developed in collaboration with many educators to guide the development of the Speaking and Listening tasks. These Evidence Statements can also be used to guide the development of local curriculum, instruction, and assessment.Read more

There are 16 ELA and 16 Math performance tasks (K-2) which can be accessed in the Formative Instructional Tasks section of the PRC . The tasks are designed to engage students in learning while you observe how students demonstrate proficiencies with respect to the standards embedded in the tasks...Read more