AP: Resources. : PBS LearningMedia. The Sentence as a Miniature Narrative. Draft is a series about the art and craft of writing.
I like to imagine a sentence as a boat. Each sentence, after all, has a distinct shape, and it comes with something that makes it move forward or stay still — whether a sail, a motor or a pair of oars. Free Puzzlemaker. Sites for Teachers.
Using Technology. Model Learning: Graphic Organisers. BusyTeacher: Free Printable Worksheets For Busy Teachers Like YOU! Graphic Organisers. Web English Teacher. Think.com, Oracle Education Foundation, Projects. Homepage. The Standards. Building on the best of existing state standards, the Common Core State Standards provide clear and consistent learning goals to help prepare students for college, career, and life.
The standards clearly demonstrate what students are expected to learn at each grade level, so that every parent and teacher can understand and support their learning. The standards are: Research and evidence basedClear, understandable, and consistentAligned with college and career expectationsBased on rigorous content and the application of knowledge through higher-order thinking skillsBuilt upon the strengths and lessons of current state standardsInformed by other top-performing countries to prepare all students for success in our global economy and society According to the best available evidence, the mastery of each standard is essential for success in college, career, and life in today’s global economy.
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Andrew Churches investigates what makes them succeed. What are the characteristics we would expect to see in a successful 21st century educator? Well, we know they are student-centric, holistic, and they’re teaching about how to learn as much as teaching about the subject area.