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    Problem of the Month for Ratios and Proportions (RP): Tom and Diane start to race. Tom took 4 seconds to run 6 yards. Diane ran 5 yards in 3 seconds. If they continued to run at the same speeds, who would get to 30 yards first? Show how you figured it out. Who runs faster? How can you compare their speeds?
    Progression Documents for the Common Core Math Standards explain the progression of topics across the grades, which reflect both research on children's cognitive development and the logical structure of mathematics. Developed at the Institute for Mathematics and Education at the University of Arizona.
    Mathematics Common Core Learning Trajectories clickable hexagon map shows progressions of common core standards across K-8. It was developed by TurnOnCCMath.net at North Carolina State University College of Education.
    Many Common Core resources for mathematics are located at this excellent website by Kalamazoo RESA.
    Standards for Mathematical Practice.docx {Standards for Mathematical Practice.docx} - This document is drawn directly from the CCSS and provides the detail behind each of the Mathematical Practice standards.
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    Tools for Familiarization with the Common Core
    Common Core Video Series - These videos illustrate the major shifts in how we teach English Language Arts, as detailed in the Common Core. These shifts are described in detail in this PDF document {common-core-shifts.pdf} .
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    Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc {Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc} - between Mathematical Practices & ELA Reading & Writing Standards

    Tools for aligning your curriculum to the common core
    Interdisciplinary Gap Analysis Example.doc {Interdisciplinary Gap Analysis Example.doc} - Uses the ELA Speaking and Listening Standards
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    Common Core Video Series - These videos illustrate the major shifts in how we teach English Language Arts, as detailed in the Common Core. These shifts are described in detail in this PDF document {common-core-shifts.pdf} .
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    ELA Cross-disciplinary Exemplar Texts Activity.doc {ELA Cross-disciplinary Exemplar Texts Activity.doc}
    Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc {Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc} - between Mathematical Practices & ELA Reading & Writing Standards
    Tools for aligning your curriculum to the common core
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    Tools for Familiarization with the Common Core
    Common Core Video Series - These videos illustrate the major shifts in how we teach English Language Arts, as detailed in the Common Core. These shifts are described in detail in this PDF document {common-core-shifts.pdf} .
    ELA Scavenger Hunt.doc {ELA Scavenger Hunt.doc} to help teachers discover all of the parts of the CCSS English Language Arts documents..
    ELA Cross-disciplinary Exemplar Texts Activity.doc {ELA Cross-disciplinary Exemplar Texts Activity.doc}
    Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc {Interdisciplinary Connections in the CCSS.doc} - between Mathematical Practices & ELA Reading & Writing Standards
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    Preparing for the ACT 2011-12.pdf {preparing for the ACT 2011-12.pdf}
    Preparing for the ACT 2012-13.pdf {preparing for the ACT 2012-13.pdf}
    Preparing for the ACT 2014-2015
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  6. page home edited ... Engage NY CCSS Units: Very detailed lesson plans included as well! Georgia CCSS Units reso…
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    Engage NY CCSS Units: Very detailed lesson plans included as well!
    Georgia CCSS Units
    resources for Sept. 26, 2013 workshop
    Powerpoint {Common Core 9-26-13 9-26 7 24am.pptx}
    Example of interdisciplinary instruction: Costa Rica Group Study Abroad curriculum projects at http://globaleducators.wikispaces.com/.
    Templates to Structure Your Argument {Templates to Structure Your Argument.doc}
    The Literacy Design Collaborative is a partnership of teachers and other educators building a template-based approach
    important articles regarding shift to the literacy demands of college and the workplace, as defined by the Common Core State Standards.
    important articles
    ccss
    From Common Core Standards to Curriculum: Five Big Ideas {mctighe_wiggins_final_common_core_standards.pdf} - Jay McTighe and Grant Wiggins
    Moving Forward With the Common Core.doc {Moving Forward With the Common Core.doc} - Sarah Fine, published online in EducationWeek 10/14/10
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    Becoming Internationally Competitive - Linda Darling Hammond (Video 08:45)
    ARCHIVED POWERPOINTS: OVERVIEW AND BACKGROUND
    Common Core State Standards Quick Primer.pdf {Common Core State Standards Quick Primer.pdf} - Kathy Dewsbury-White
    College and Career Readiness PowerPoint {College and Career Readiness PowerPoint.ppt} - Feb. 15, Mar. 1 & Mar. 23, 2011 (Ingham ISD)

    February 20, 2013 Update session: Main powerpoint {ppt for Feb 20 2013 2-18-13 final.pptx}
    February 20, 2013 Mathematics powerpoint {ppt for Feb 20 2013 - math portion.pptx}
    February 20, 2013 English Language Arts powerpoint {ppt for Feb 20 2013 - English portion.pptx}
    December 11, 2012 Interpreting and Using EXPLORE, PLAN and ACT scores {Interpreting and Using ACT, Explore and PLAN scores, Jeff Dole, IISD.pptx} - Jeff Dole
    December 11, 2012 ACT and Common Core {Connecting EXPLORE, PLAN, ACT and Common Core.pptx} - Amy Kilbridge and Theron Blakeslee
    November 14, 2012 Update session: Main powerpoint {Final Common Core Powerpoint for Nov. 2012 11-13-12.pptx}
    November 14, 2012 Update session: Charlotte-Mecklenburg slides {2012-09-13CharlotteMecklenburgCCSS.pdf}
    Technical Assistance PowerPoint - February 29 2012.pptx {Technical Assistance PowerPoint - February 29 2012.pptx} - February 29, 2012 (Ingham ISD)
    Technical Assistance PowerPoint - February 15, March 2011.ppt {Technical Assistance PowerPoint - February 15, march.ppt} - February 15, March 1 and March 23, 2011 (Ingham ISD)
    Complete Handout Packet.doc {Complete Handout Packet.doc} - From 2011 Technical Assistance meeting

    21st century skills
    Partnership for 21st Century Skills - a national effort to integrate 21st Century Skills into all classrooms
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Monday, September 22

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    Contact Us
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    Consultant, SIS
    517-244-1244
    Melanie Kahler
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