Friday, January 10, 2014

Grade 5- Common Core Standard ELA-Literacy.RL.5.3

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.3 Reading: Literature

Compare and contrast two or more characters, settings, or events in a story or drama, drawing on specific details in the text (e.g., how characters interact).   

Below are a few resources that you can use at your disposal to help with teaching this common core standard.... I would love to hear from you if you have any other resources you use to teach this standard.  Please comment with a link to your resource should you like to share.

This close reading journal is a wonderful example of how to meet this common core standard.

Or how about this cool looking mobile?  I think this a great craftivity to include in a lesson...

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Grade 5- Common Core Standard ELA-Literacy.RL.5.1

CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.5.1 Reading: Literature

Quote accurately from a text when explaining what the text says explicitly and when drawing inferences from the text.

The round up for today’s focus is the first Common Core Standard in Reading, Literature.

Teacher Recommended Reading (TRR)

A fellow educator and blogger, Stephanie from Teaching in Room 6 has recommended the use of a book by Carson-Dellosa, “Common Core Language Arts for Today”. You can find her review on her blog, Teaching in Room 6.
Teaching in Room 6
Anchor Charts

Some anchor charts that can prove to be useful for teaching this standard

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Other Resources

Visit the following websites for additional ideas and resources