Tag Archives: CCLS

Hmmm…That looks familiar

While looking through the CCLS curiculuar documents put out by EngageNY on Friday, I came across an interesting problem and graphic.  I thought for about a nanosecond where I had seen that before and then realized it is all over the new Math In Focus texts that we adopted for middle school and a key …

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EngageNY Posts Draft K-5 Curricular Maps

EngageNY has posted draft curricular maps for K-5 mathematics and ELA.  As tends to be the case, there is much more for ELA than math. Looking at the Math maps there are five documents: Year-Long Curriculum Map PK-5 – Academic Year Distribution – A one page overview of time and pacing for PreK – grade 5 …

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NYSED posts CCLS sample items for Math and ELA

NYSED has posted CCLS sample items for Math and ELA. These are not sample tests, but sample items to demonstrate the shifts. In an email from Commissioner John King he said, “The release of the sample questions is the first of three phases of releasing information about the 2012-13 Common Core assessments. In the second …

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High School Math Leadership Meeting – Minutes

The  high school math leadership group met this afternoon.  The minutes can be found on Google Docs here. At the next meeting, we will be talking more in depth look at possible pathways for ALL students in our high school math curriculum. The next meeting is March 5th form 2:30 – 4:00 if you are …

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