Common Core State Standards ELA Roadmap Span 5th-7th
Target: Sixth Grade-37 pages of 5th-7th standards; 6 pages of Table of Contents for easy access to your focus standard
When thinking about sharing the Common Core State Standards with my students, I want to use a source that is relevant, showing where they, as sixth graders, fit on the standard continuum. It is important that they see where they’ve been and where they’re going. I want them to know what they were expected to master in fifth grade, where are they heading in seventh grade, and to see why the current year’s standards are important to a sixth grade student.
In considering these questions, the idea of showing a three-year span of the CCSS, with the current year as the target, came to mind. If a student can see what was expected and what will be expected, are they more likely to focus on where the current standard fits into their learning? I created Common Core State Standards Roadmap with this thought in mind. Each page includes a clear heading and a standard shown at three grade levels. In my classroom, I project the standard we’re targeting, and then I reveal last year’s standard. We discuss where they are in their mastery. Finally, I reveal next year’s standard, so they can see where our current standard fits in their learning continuum.
My hope is that when we share the CCSS Roadmap students will feel motivated in their educational pursuits. When they ask, “Why do we have to learn this?” and “When will we ever use it?” they’ll see that their current target year is a culmination of past learning, and that the current year’s standards fit in as essential knowledge for the next phase of their educational adventure.
Included you’ll find a six-page Table of Contents with the sixth grade standards listed, so it’s easy to find your target standard. There are 37 pages of standards, each with a fifth grade through seventh grade span-perfect for projecting to your class.
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