CCRS, Quality Core, & Global Scholar

College- and Career-Ready Standards

Alabama CCRS website 

Insight Search tool (see Mrs. Boyd for login instructions)

6-12 Standards for Mathematical Practice (dropbox) and 2015 Math COS

ELA Resources and Anchor Standards 

Lexile.com 

Quality Core

(Beginning with the 2013-14 school year, end-of-course assessment which will count as 20 percent of a student's overall grade. 8th graders taking Algebra will test when they have finished their coursework, as will students completing Algebra 1B)

End-of-course assessment implementation calendar

School Year Subjects
2012-13

English 9 & 10

Algebra I

Geometry

2013-14

 

English 10

Algebra I

          

Global Scholar Performance Series

(replaces STAR Reading and Math for benchmark analysis of student strengths and weaknesses; progress monitoring component is Achievement Series)

all files available at http://bit.ly/ALSDEDropbox

your login will be your teacher certitication number from TCERT

your password will initially be password and the last four digits of you Social Security Number

Common Core Resources

How to Teach Students to Evaluate Information: A Key Common Core Skill

Implementation Guide for Integrating Literacy in Science

Bloom's Taxonomy: What's Old is New Again

Teach the Common Core: How to Manage Classroom Behaviors to Promote Learning For Students in Grades 3-12

Five-Minute Vocabulary Strategies for the Common Core

Helping Students Navigate Nonfiction Text: Paving the Way toward Understanding