Literacy Resources

Standard 1: Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 2: Determine central ideas or themes of a text and analyze their development; summarize the key supporting details and ideas.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 3: Analyze how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 4: Interpret words and phrases as they are used in a text, including determining technical, connotative, and figurative meanings, and analyze how specific word choices shape meaning or tone.

All Genres

Standard 5: Analyze the structure of texts, including how specific sentences paragraphs, and larger portions of the text (e.g. a section, chapter, scene, or stanza) relate to each other and the whole.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 6: Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 7: Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 8: Delineate and evaluate the argument and specific claims in the text, including the validity of the reasoning as well as the relevance and sufficiency of the evidence.

All Genres

Standard 9: Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.

Literature Nonfiction
All Genres


Standard 10:
Read and comprehend complex literary and informational texts independently and proficiently.

LIterature Nonfiction
All Genres

Standard 1: Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.

Standard 2: Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).

Standard 3: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words.

Words Their Way Activities

Standard 4: Read with sufficient accuracy and fluency to support comprehension.

Strategies to Support Standard 1, 2, 3, & 4:

Standard 1: Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.

Standard 2: Write informative /explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.

Standard 3: Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details and well-structured event sequences.

Standard 4: Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.

Standard 5: Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.

Student Learning.

LIteracy Work Stations

Writer’s Workshop Structure

Reading Group Organization

Math Resources

Kindergarten: Demonstrate understanding of the organization and basic features of print.

Kindergarten: Count to tell the number of objects.


Kindergarten:
Compare numbers.

Kindergarten: Understand addition as putting together and adding to, and understand subtraction as taking apart and taking from.

First & Second: Represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction.

First: Understand and apply properties of operations and the relationship between addition and subtraction.

First & Second: Add and subtract within 20.

First & Second: Work with addition and subtraction equations.

Second: Work with equal groups of objects to gain foundations for multiplication.

Third: Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division.

Third: Understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division.

Third: Multiply and divide within 100.

Third: Solve problems involving the four operations, and identify and explain patterns in arithmetic.

Fourth: Use the four operations with whole numbers to solve problems.

Fourth: Gain familiarity with factors and multiples.

Fourth: Generate and analyze patterns.

Fifth: Write and interpret numerical expressions.

Fifth: Analyze patterns and relationships.

Kindergarten: Work with numbers 11-19 to gain foundations for place value.

First: Extend the counting sequence.

First and Second: Understand place value.

First and Second: Use place value understanding and properties of operations to add and subtract.

Third and Forth: Use place value understanding and properties of operations to perform multi-digit arithmetic.

Fourth: Generalize place value understanding for multi-digit whole numbers.

Fifth: Understand the place value system.

Fifth : Perform operations with multi-digit whole numbers and with decimals to hundredths.

Third: Develop understanding of fractions as numbers.

Fourth: Extend understanding of fraction equivalence and ordering.

Fourth: Build fractions from unit fractions.

Fourth: Understand decimal notation for fractions, and compare decimal fractions.

Fifth: Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions.

Fifth: Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division.

Kindergarten: Describe and compare measurable attributes.

Kindergarten: Classify objects and count the number of objects in each category.

FIrst: Measure lengths indirectly and by iterating length units.

First: Tell and write time.

First: Represent and interpret data.

Second: Measure and estimate lengths in standard units.

Second: Relate addition and subtraction to length.

Second: Work with time and money.

Third:
Represent and interpret data.

Third: Solve problems involving measurement and estimation.

Third: Geometric measurement: understand concepts of area and relate area to multiplication and to addition.

Third: Geometric measurement: recognize perimeter.

Fourth: Solve problems involving measurement and conversion of measurements.

Fourth and Fifth: Represent and interpret data.

Fourth: Geometric measurement: understand concepts of angle and measure angles.

Fifth: Convert like measurement units within a given measurement system.

Fifth: Geometric measurement: understand concepts of volume.

Kindergarten: Identify and describe shapes.

Kindergarten: Analyze, compare, create, and compose shapes.

First, Second, and Third: Reason with shapes and their attributes.

Fourth: Draw and identify lines and angles, and classify shapes by properties of their lines and angles.

Fifth: Graph points on the coordinate plane to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

FIfth: Classify two-dimensional figures into categories based on their properties.

Sixth: Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving area, surface area, and volume.

Seventh: Draw construct, and describe geometrical figures and describe the relationships between them.

Seventh: Solve real-life and mathematical problems involving angle measure, area, surface area, and volume.

Eighth: Understand congruence and similarity using physical models, transparencies, or geometry software.

Eighth: Understand and apply the Pythagorean Theorem.

Eighth: Solve real-world and mathematical problems involving volume of cylinders, cones, and spheres.

Sixth: Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems.

Seventh: Analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

Sixth: Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to divide fractions by fractions.

Sixth: Compute fluently with multi-digit numbers and find common factors and multiples.

Sixth: Apply and extend previous understandings of numbers to the system of rational numbers.

Seventh: Apply and extend previous understandings of operations with fractions.

Eighth: Know that there are numbers that are not rational, and approximate them by rational numbers.

Sixth: Apply and extend previous understandings of arithmetic to algebraic expressions.

Sixth: Reason about and solve one-variable equations and inequalities.

Sixth: Represent and analyze quantitative relationships between dependent and independent variables.

Seventh: Use properties of operations to generate equivalent expressions.

Seventh: Solve real-life and mathematical problems using numerical and algebraic expressions and equations.

Eighth: Expressions and Equations Work with radicals and integer exponents.

Eighth: Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations.

Eighth: Analyze and solve linear equations and pairs of simultaneous linear equations.

Eighth: Define, evaluate, and compare functions.

Eighth: Use functions to model relationships between quantities.

Sixth: Develop understanding of statistical variability.

Sixth: Summarize and describe distributions.

Seventh: Use random sampling to draw inferences about a population.

Seventh: Draw informal comparative inferences about two populations.

Seventh: Investigate chance processes and develop, use, and evaluate probability models.

Eighth: Investigate patterns of association in bivariate data.