Tag Archives: Common Core

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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High School Common Core and Accessible Arithmetic Algorithms

Following up on a meeting with the Arcadia High math department this week, I wanted to post a few links that are mostly available on the Greece math website on the Common Core but were specific to our conversation about the Common Core and our bird walk about the algorithms taught in the elementary program. …

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