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(ASCD book, 2013) 7" x 9", 220 pages
Book Review for Teaching the Critical Vocabulary of the Common Core: 55 Words That Make or Break Student Understanding
“Marilee provides teachers with a practical, flexible approach for not only identifying the most important Tier II words for students within the common core, but she also provides the reader with great interactive activities to help students process the words.”
Kristen Swanson, Ed.D, BrighBytes Senior Educational Technology Leader, San Francisco, CA Reprinted with permission from KristenSwanson.org.
In Common Core and Literacy Strategies: English Language Arts, you’ll explore how the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) approach literacy in new and important ways. You will see a new emphasis on critical thinking skills in the area of reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Through video examples, in-depth readings, and downloadable applications, you’ll learn practical ways to put CCSS to work in classrooms.
This Quick-Start Guide provides a succinct, all-in-one look at the content, structure, terminology, and emphases of the Common Core standards for English language arts at the middle school level.