How do you include non-fiction text in your reading instruction? Check out this article in Scholastic: Scholastic: Common Core - Fact vs. Fiction (including non-fiction text in your reading instruction) Great article with tons of resources!
Parent-Friendly PRINTABLE Common Core Standards. This is what your children will be tested on starting in the 2014-2015 school year in 45 participating states (so far). Checklists for grades kindergarten - 5th grade. Simple to understand. Also available in Spanish.
Common Core Classroom was established as a collaborative blog to bring you Common Core resources from some of the best teachers/bloggers. Our goal is to provide educators with classroom tested resources and ideas by grade leve & subject that apply directly to the new standards. We hope that you find these resources useful & apply them in your classrooms.