The Standards Juggling Act: Balancing the Common Core, ISTE, and 21 st Century Skills in Your Unit Design. Molly J. Bestge 6 th Grade ELA Teacher and National Board Certified Teacher STEM Center—West Fargo, ND Tri-City Tech Camp June 5-7, 2012. Presentation Description.
The Standards Juggling Act: Balancing the Common Core, ISTE, and 21st Century Skills in Your Unit Design
Molly J. Bestge
6th Grade ELA Teacher and National Board Certified Teacher
STEM Center—West Fargo, ND
Tri-City Tech Camp
June 5-7, 2012
--Middle Level article
--ISTE standards (laminated)
--6th ELA Template
--6th 21st Century Template
Answer the question, “How do today’s kids learn?”
Put one answer on each sticky note. Place in the center
of the team. Keep going until time runs out…(3 minutes)
How are we…
publish/communicate their work?
and Assessment is most important!
1. Identify Desired Results
2. Determine Acceptable Evidence
Then, and only then…
3. Plan Learning Experiences and Instruction
(EXCELLENT resource for instructing with technology!)
RELEVANT and CONNECTED!
6th Grade Language Arts Teacher
and National Board Certified Teacher
STEM Center in West Fargo, ND