Word Mover is designed to help students develop poems and short stories. When students open Word Mover they are shown a selection of words that they can drag onto a canvas to construct a poem or story. Word Mover provides students with eight canvas backgrounds on which they can construct their poems. http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/08/help-students-start-stories-with-word.html?m=1#.UgRhN2RVCZw
Check out the new Common Core website (Common Core Works) revieled by the Council of Greater City Schools. Read the Education Week article “Common Core and ELLs: New Resources From Urban Schools Group”.
Check out Read Works for a list of Common Core aligned reading passages, lexiles and research-based question sets.
A collection of CCSS second grade tasks and activities focused around writing. http://www.mybigcampus.com/bundles/common-core-state-standards-second-grade-writing—66608
Toddler Time @ The Outdoor Activity Center Friday, September 21, 2012 @ 11:00 am The Tranquil Tortoise & the Hoppity Hare Presented by the Alliance Theatre – Theatre For The Very Young (Ages 18 months – 5 years) The race is on Friday! Join in the fun and excitement as the tortoise and the hare … Read more
Students engage in a rich study of vocabulary words from the song “America the Beautiful,” using music and art: http://t.co/nbxCAkQ0 http://twitter.com/RWTnow/status/245488317548855297
This site provides an extensive collection of free resources, math games, and hands-on math activities aligned with the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics. Our math printables are suitable for use in math centers, small group or whole class settings. Instructions for each activity are presented in large print on a task card in child-friendly … Read more
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