English Language Arts Resources

English Language Arts/Literacy Resources

  • Common Core ELA Main Page (Link)
  • Fountas and Pinnell CCSS Resources (Link)
  • Michigan Mission Possible Adolescent Literacy (Link)
  • Tween Tribune (Link)
  • Educore from ASCD Tools for Teaching the CCSS (Link)
  • Kansas Department of Ed. CCSS ELA Resources (Link)
  • Writers College K-8 Writing Rubric Continuum for Opinion/Argumentative writing (Link)
  • Teaching Channel CCSS Videos (Videos) 130 + videos


Units of Instruction

  • Curriculum Crafter Tool (Link
  • MAISA Units - Opinion and Argumentative Writing K-12 (Link)
  • Achieve the Core - Close Reading Text (Link)
  • NYC Department of Education CCSS Instructional Materials (Link)
  • North Carolina CCSS Support Tools (Link)
  • Tennessee K-3 CCSS Resources (Link)
  • Utah CCSS Math and ELA Resources (Link)
  • Hawaii CCSS Math and ELA Resources (Link)
  • Reading Works CCSS Units (Link)


Video Collections to Help with ELA Common Core

  • Technology and the Common Core Video (Link)
  • Engage NY Video Series (Link)
  • Teaching Channel CCSS ELA and Math Videos (Videos) 130 + videos


Content Area Social Studies/Literacy Resources

  • Check the Facts (Link)
  • Pros and Cons of Controversial Issues (Link)
  • Close and Critical Reading for SS (Link)
  • NY TImes Law Cases (Link)
  • SS Common Core Instructional Samples (Link)
  • History and Technology (Link)
  • Literacy Design Collaborative Template Ideas (Link)
  • Scholastic Analyzing Text Structures (Link)