Saturday, August 4, 2012

Awesome Collection of Common Core Resources

List of Dropped SPI's for 2012-2013

List of Dropped SPI's for 2012-2013

3-8 Math TNCore Focus Standards for 2012-2013

Grade TNCore Focus Standards
 3rd Grade  
  • Represent and solve problems involving multiplication and division
  • Understand properties of multiplication and the relationship between multiplication and division
 4th Grade
  • Extend understanding of fraction equivalence and ordering
  • Build fractions from unit fractions by applying and extending previous understanding of operations on whole numbers
 5th Grade
  • Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions
  • Apply and extend previous understanding of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions
 6th Grade
  • Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problems
  • Apply and extend previous understanding of arithmetic to algebraic expressions
 7th Grade
  • Analyze proportional relationships and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems
  • Solve real-life and mathematical problems using numerical and algebraic expressions and equations
 8th Grade
  • Define, evaluate, and compare functions
  • Understand the connections between proportional relationships, lines, and linear equations

Monday, July 30, 2012

Common Core iPad App

Here is a link to a free Common Core iPad app.


These links will provide an overview of the Common Core standards as well as information on Tennessee's implementation plan.

Common Core Website

This blog has been created as a place to pool ideas and resources for the Common Core Standards. If you have any links, ideas, or questions please email them to me and I will get them added to the site.
As we make this transition it will be more important than ever to collaborate with each other so please do not hesitate to add to the site.