As you spiral through the ELA standards for broader coverage, take your students to deeper levels of learning by also planning the Depth of Knowledge (DOK) levels of your classroom activities.
The sample provided was created following a need for an
Using this wheel, teachers can prepare lessons that spiral through multiple Common Core standards. One half of the wheel is used for literary texts and the opposite half is for informational texts. Anchor standards 1 and 10 are used continuously
English Language Arts, Literature, Informational Text
This graphic organizer guides students in writing detailed responses to text questions. Students write their own thoughts and ideas on the left and support those ideas by citing evidence from the original text studied on the right (noting the page
This form can be used as a planning form while preparing an ELA lesson to ensure greater coverage of the Common Core standards. Simply add your resource titles and pages next to the standard (and cross reference the standard in your copy of the
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Tools for Common Core