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Common core state standards and essential standards

Common Core State Standards and Essential Standards

Information for

HMS Families


Common core state standards and essential standards

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Overview of Common Core


What are the changes based on common core

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

What are the changes based on Common Core ?

  • Emphasis on Reading and Writing

  • Emphasis on 21st Century Skills

  • Emphasis on Increasing Text Complexity


A college and career ready student

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

A College and Career Ready Student

  • demonstrates independence

  • builds strong content knowledge

  • responds to the varying demands of audience, task, purpose, and discipline

  • comprehends and critiques

  • values evidence

  • uses technology and digital media strategically and capably

  • understands other perspectives and cultures


Emphasis on 21 st century skills

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Emphasis on 21st Century Skills

  • Teachers will scaffold for independence, teaching students to use media effectively and ethically and to work with others to learn and create.


21 st century skills examples

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21st Century Skills Examples

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving: RI.7.8. Trace and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, assessing whether the reasoning is sound and the evidence is relevant and sufficient to support the claims.

  • Collaboration: SL.8.1a-b Come to discussions prepared, having read or researched material under study. Follow rules for collegial discussions and decision-making, track progress toward specific goals and deadlines, and define individual roles as needed.


Common core standards

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Common Core Standards

  • English Language Arts K-12

  • Mathematics K-12

  • Literacy Component for History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects K-12 (such as engineering, technology, design, business, or other workforce-related subject)


English language arts strands

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English Language Arts Strands

  • Reading: text complexity and the growth of the comprehension

  • Writing: text types, responding to reading and research

  • Speaking and Listening: flexible communication and collaboration

  • Language: conventions, effective use, and vocabulary


Common core for mathematics

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Common Core for Mathematics

  • Standards for Mathematical Content to be College and Career Ready

    • Number and Quantity

    • Algebra

    • Functions

    • Modeling

    • Geometry

    • Statistics and Probability


Common core for mathematics1

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Common Core for Mathematics

  • Standards for Mathematical Practice

    • Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

    • Reason abstractly and quantitatively.

    • Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.

    • Model with mathematics.

    • Use appropriate tools strategically.

    • Attend to precision.

    • Look for and make use of structure.

    • Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.


New names for math courses

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New Names for Math Courses

  • Middle School Course Names:

    • Common Core Math 6

    • Common Core Math 7

    • Common Core Math 8

  • High School Course Names:

    • Common Core Math I will be offered next year (replaces Algebra I)

    • Common Core Math II and III will be phased in over the next two years (replaced Geometry and Algebra II)


Common core state standards and essential standards

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Literacy Component for History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects K-12


Features of 6 12 literacy standards

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Features of 6-12 Literacy Standards

  • Focus on discipline-specific vocabulary

  • Acknowledgement of unique text structures

  • Expectation for reading and writing in non-ELA classrooms

  • Expectation for development of informational/ technical writing skills

  • Focus on critical analysis and evidence


K 12 anchor standards for reading

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K-12 Anchor Standards for Reading

  • There are 10 standards organized under the following topics:

    • Key ideas and details

    • Craft and Structure

    • Integration of Knowledge and Ideas

    • Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity


Sample standard

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Sample Standard


Key factors in history reading standards

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Key Factors in History Reading Standards

  • Textual evidence/sources

  • Relationship among events

  • Importance of author

  • Thinking across sources

(adapted from Shanahan & Shanahan)


Key factors in science ts reading standards

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Key Factors in Science/TS Reading Standards

  • Understanding complex processes (follow precisely)

  • Translation (compare and contrast information in different forms, synthesize)

  • Critical thinking (distinguish among, assess, evaluate)

(adapted from Shanahan & Shanahan)


K 12 anchor standards for writing

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K- 12 Anchor Standards for Writing

  • There are 10 standards organized under the following topics:

    • Text types and purposes

    • Production and Distribution of Writing

    • Research to Build and Present Knowledge

    • Range of Writing


Common core state standards and essential standards

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Overview of Essential Standards


Essential standards

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

Essential Standards

  • The following contents have adopted (or are in the process of being adopted) standards and implementation is scheduled for 2012-13:

    • Science

    • Arts Education

    • World Language

    • Social Studies

    • Healthful Living

    • Occupational Course of Study – Implemented in 2011-12

    • Information and Technology Skills – Implemented in 2011-12

    • Guidance

    • CTE


What are the changes in the essential standards from the current scos

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What are the changes in the Essential Standards from the Current SCoS?

  • Identifies essential standards and further clarifies these standards through the objectives

  • Emphasis on depth vs. breadth

  • Based on Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy

  • http://www.odu.edu/educ/roverbau/Bloom/blooms_taxonomy.htm


Essential standards for social studies

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Essential Standards for Social Studies

  • Reflects a shift to a more conceptual framework –

    • not facts taught in isolation,

    • not memorization of names and dates but instead the connections and causality, and

    • Shift from regional coverage of content to chronological

    • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wWz08mVUIt8


Essential standards for social studies1

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Essential Standards for Social Studies

  • There are five strands:

    • History

    • Geography

    • Culture

    • Civics

    • Economics


Essential standards for science

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Essential Standards for Science

  • In K-8, students study:

    • earth,

    • life, and

    • physical science topics each year

  • Some topics have shifted from one grade level to another

  • Inquiry is integrated into each topic


What are the changes based on common core1

Overview… English Language Arts… Math… Literacy… Essential Standards…

What are the changes based on Common Core ?

  • Emphasis on Reading and Writing

  • Emphasis on 21st Century Skills

  • Emphasis on Increasing Text Complexity


Online resource

Online Resource

  • http://www.dpi.state.nc.us/acre/standards/common-core/


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