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ELA-Literacy

common core classroom

How has Common Core changed the classroom?

  • Students read non-fiction and literary texts in the classroom
  • Students build knowledge through text in: social studies, technical subjects, visual and performing arts, world languages and physical education
  • Students read texts closely that vary in complexity
  • Students engage in rich and rigorous evidence-based conversations about text
  • Students use evidence from sources to inform or make claims and arguments in writing
  • Students build academic vocabulary