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Title:
The everything parent's guide to Common Core ELA, grades K-5 : understand the new English standards to help your child learn and succeed
Author:
Durden, Felicia, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Avon, Massachusetts : Adams Media, 2015.
Physical Description:
320 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
"Take the mystery out of Common Core ELA!Designed to be a set of national educational standards, the Common Core has been adopted by 45 states across the nation. But if you're accustomed to traditional English courses, you may be having a hard time understanding what your kids are bringing home from school--and why. With easy-to-understand examples, comprehension tips, and practice exercises, this complete guide help you understand: The reasoning behind the Common Core English Language Arts standards What your child will be learning at each grade level The types of books and passages your child will be reading The new requirements on nonfiction texts and the rationale behind them The focus on finding evidence and formulating arguments The Everything Parent's Guide to Common Core ELA: Grades K-5 will give you the confidence you need to help your children meet the new ELA expectations for their grade level and excel at school"--

"A guide for parents hoping to prepare their children for the Common Core English Language requirements. Intended to help children in grads K-5"--
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- Overview of the Common Core state standards -- Instructional shifts -- Breakdown of the ELA standards -- College and career anchor standards for reading -- College and career anchor standards for writing -- College and career anchor standards for speaking and listening -- College and career anchor standards for language -- What is expected of your kindergarten student? -- Expectations in kindergarten writing -- Expectations in kindergarten speaking, listening, and language -- What is expected of your 1st grade student? -- Expectations in 1st grade writing -- Expectations in 1st grade speaking, listening, and language -- What is expected of your 2nd grade student? -- Expectations in 2nd grade writing -- Expectations in 2nd grade speaking, listening, and language -- What is expected of your 3rd grade student? -- Expectations in 3rd grade writing -- Expectations in 3rd grade speaking, listening, and language -- What is expected of your 4th grade student? -- Expectations in 4th grade writing -- Expectations in 4th grade speaking, listening, and language -- What is expected of your 5th grade student? -- Expectations in 5th grade writing -- Expectations in 5th grade speaking, listening, and language --Bringing it all together.
ISBN:
9781440590566
Format :
Book