Brenda Kovich discusses Common Core State Standards for Language 4.2 (L.4.2), including teaching kids to quote in her blog.

Common Core Skills: How to show evidence from the text.


For essay writing.

Teaching Text Structure- Anchor Chart

Fantastic resource for transitional words and phrases for OPINION WRITING --- I "MUSTACHE" YOUR OPINION (AN OPINION WRITING UNIT)

Textual evidence bulletin board- common core

wwwatanabe: Close Read Complex Text, and Annotate with Tech--Part 1

Teaching students to "show" in their writing.

This lists the rules for comma usage. This addresses the Common Core standard for 6th Grade Language: 6.SL.2. Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.

Freebie! These writing anchor charts are great for Common Core writing assignments.

Common Core Vocab

Informational Text Structure - Matching

Revising vs. Editing - I like the idea of having a visual showing that revising and editing overlap.

If you want to make sure your students are writing strong paragraphs, use my graphic organizer and anchor chart in your classroom. It is aligned to the Common Core State Standards for English/Language Arts. Download it here: Common Core Writing "PEEL" Anchor Chart Use the PEEL acronym f

Interactive Common Core Reading Notebooks

Hello Literacy: Common Core Reading Standard 1 - Text Based Evidence & Motivating Generation Z To "Cite Specific Textual Evidence"

Literacy & Math Ideas: Middle School Common Core Close Reading Teaching Tips

The Pinspired Teacher: Anchoring the Standards: Teaching & Documenting the Common Core Standards with Anchor Charts Part 1

Critical Thinking rubric aligned to Common Core

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