Standards and Implementation
Engageny - Curriculum and Instruction Website from New York Department of Education
Teralyn Cohn Livebinders link – has great resource for ELA classroom
Lexile by Chapter Guides: explore one aspect of the text complexity within a book by providing Lexile measures for every chapter in the text. Each guide includes a graph and table displaying the Lexile information to help educators, parents, and students better understand where the peaks and valleys of complexity reside within a text. Use the link below to access this new resource.
Read Works - website for reading resources - includes lessons, units, novel studies, and more
Google Lit. trips - Google Lit Trips are free downloadable files that mark the journeys of characters from famous literature on the surface of Google Earth. At each location along the journey there are placemarks with pop-up windows containing a variety of resources including relevant media, thought provoking discussion starters, and links to supplementary information about “real world” references made in that particular portion of the story. The focus is on creating engaging and relevant literary experiences for students.
CETE KAP ELA Page - this is the content area page in the kansas assessment program website
CETE KAP ELA Formative Assessment Tools page - this is formative tools in KAP website for ELA
www.ksde.org/ela.: 2016 MDPT resources, prompts, and scored student responses (6th and 8th grade only for this year) from field test materials. They have been posted to the ELA portal:
Writing Strategic Strategies Handouts - this was from the August 2015 in-service day.